Peter Stathopoulos Featured in Accounting Today

In a recent issue of Accounting Today, Peter Stathopoulos, who leads Bennett Thrasher’s State and Local Tax Practice, was featured in the magazine’s lead article about handling tax controversy cases before the IRS. Stathopoulos noted “there are several [cases] to watch.” He spoke about an Ohio Supreme Court case in which several Internet retailers are challenging the state’s commercial activity tax. He also told the publication that other states “have basically been challenging taxpayers in order to get around … the federal law that provides immunity from state income taxes for firms whose business activities within the state consist merely of the solicitation of orders within the state.” Click here for the full article.