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Does a Dissenting Vote for the Government Prove its Position was “Substantially Justified”?

Taxpayers who prevailed on appeal in their challenge to the IRS’s scheme for refunding an unlawful telephone excise tax won’t get attorneys’ fees from the Government. Continue reading

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The D.C. Circuit Is Not “Ready to Throw in the Towel” on Oral Argument Recordings

Chief Judge Royce Lamberth of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia said on Tuesday that “he thought momentum was moving in support of recorded [appellate] proceedings,” Continue reading