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Monday, October 18, 2021 Live Webcast

Tax Procedure: From Filing to Litigation (X2-18081)

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EDT

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2.0 CPE Credits in TX



CPAs, EAs, or other tax professionals


After attending the presentation you will be able to...
  • Describe the audit process from the initial filing of the return to collections.
  • Determine the options available to taxpayers at each stage of the audit process.
  • Ascertain risk factors to consider in determining the best course of action for the client.
  • Apply the soft skills needed when interfacing with the IRS audit team to achieve the best possible result.


The major topics that will be covered in this class include:

  • Providing a solid foundation on what options a client may have in tax controversy matters.
  • Practical strategies for managing the IRS audit team in order to maximize the client’s ability to obtain a favorable outcome.
  • Real-life examples of discussed concepts drawn from the speaker’s extensive experience as an IRS controversy specialist handling large-case audits.








Allison McLeod

Allison M. McLeod, CPA, LL.M., J.D.

Allison M. (Yee) McLeod, LL.M., JD, CPA, is currently a Senior Lecturer at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas. She received Bachelor of Business Administration and Juris Doctor degrees from Baylor University, and a Master of Legal Letters (LL.M.) degree specializing in Taxation from the Southern Methodist University School of Law. Professor McLeod has also studied British and Art History at the University of Sussex, England.

Prior to joining the UNT faculty in 2010, Professor McLeod held the position of Director of Tax Planning and IRS Audits for Lehigh Hanson North America, a major manufacturer of cement, aggregates and other building materials. Her practice included both federal and international tax planning. Professor McLeod also spent thirteen years specializing in Tax Planning with the JCPenney Corporation, Inc., and two years with Deloitte & Touche in Dallas.

Professor McLeod teaches at the university level graduate classes on Ethics, Tax Research and Corporate Income Tax. She also lectures in Financial Accounting and Individual Taxation on an undergraduate level. She has taught at the UNT College of Law as adjunct faculty and works part-time at the law firm of Grable Martin Fulton, PLLC. Since 2011, Professor McLeod has been honored to present live and on-line ethics CPE classes to CPAs across the nation. She also serves as an expert witness in accounting malpractice cases and maintains a small private practice serving individuals and small businesses. Professor McLeod has also taught at the University of North Texas College of Law as adjunct faculty. She is currently serving on the Professional Ethics Committee of the Texas Society of CPAs.

Professor McLeod is licensed to practice law by the State Bar of Texas since 1992 and has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1993.


$69.00 - Member

$89.00 - Nonmember

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