Can You Opt Out Of Big IRS Offshore Penalties?

Undisclosed foreign accounts or income can trigger significant civil penalties. They can even carry potential criminal penalties. Since 2009, many U.S. persons with foreign accounts and income have come within the IRS’s enormous offshore enforcement efforts. Not everyone has entered the IRS Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP). Still, it can be the safest move, and the only…