In 2009, asset protection specialists watched a major Internal Revenue Service drive to flush out secret foreign bank accounts while a financial crisis brought to light mammoth Ponzi schemes and took down publicly traded companies. But we saw few relevant new laws and rulings in the area.
How does the U.S. government's recent emphasis on tax transparency and anti-money laundering impact asset protection? Not at all. Those of us who practice regularly in this area know that, in general