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Case TitleTAX ANALYSTS v. INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv01268
Date Filed2020-05-13
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Trevor N. McFadden
PlaintiffTAX ANALYSTS
Case DescriptionTax Analysts submitted a FOIA request to the IRS for records concerning final decisions of an administrative law judge and the appellate authority in Circular 230 cases from 2015 to the present. Tax Analysts also asked the agency to post such decisions. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. The IRS provided 70 pages of records and denied Tax Analysts' request to post the opinions online. Tax Analysts filed an administrative appeal which was denied by the agency. Tax Analysts then filed suit.
Complaint issues: Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantINTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE
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2020-05-131COMPLAINT against INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-7121826) filed by TAX ANALYSTS. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Hitchcock, Cornish) (Entered: 05/13/2020)
2020-05-14Case Assigned to Judge Trevor N. McFadden. (adh, ) (Entered: 05/14/2020)
2020-05-142SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 05/14/2020)
2020-05-143STANDING ORDER Establishing Procedures for Cases Before Judge Trevor N. McFadden. The parties are hereby ORDERED to read and comply with the directives in the attached standing order. Signed by Judge Trevor N. McFadden on 5/14/2020. (lctnm3) (Entered: 05/14/2020)
2020-05-144LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by TAX ANALYSTS (Hitchcock, Cornish) (Entered: 05/14/2020)
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