03.08.12 | Articles

Supreme Court Clarifies Collateral Consequences of Tax Convictions

New York Law Journal

This article discusses the Supreme Court's recent decision in Kawashima v. Holder, which resolved a circuit split and held that a conviction for filing a false tax return is a deportable offense. Kawashima provides important guidance to defense counsel advising their alien clients of the immgration consequences of a tax conviction.

Read Full Article Here (PDF | 187.00 K)