This course provides an in-depth look at common information returns and associated penalties. Attendees will gain an understanding of the various information reporting requirements and develop skills in proactively addressing filing obligations. Through issue spotting techniques, participants will learn to anticipate and address filing requirements at different stages of tax controversy. The course examines options in responding to government inquiries, including voluntary disclosures, amended returns, and administrative appeals. Upon completion, participants will be equipped to proficiently handle information reporting compliance and effectively navigate examinations and disputes.