Appeal Dismissed in Cadrecha

December 27, 2012 by  
Filed under Cadrecha

The Federal Circuit yesterday dismissed the taxpayer’s appeal in Cadrecha.  As noted in our prior post, this was a formality after the parties agreed to settle the case.… Read More

Cadrecha Appeal to Be Dismissed Following Settlement Agreement

November 1, 2012 by  
Filed under Cadrecha

We have previously reported on the taxpayers’ appeal in Cadrecha from an application of the statute of limitations that the Court of Federal Claims acknowledged as “harsh,” but found to be required by law.  The taxpayers’ brief emphasized the unfairness of the result, and it struck a chord with the Department of Justice, whose appellate lawyers concluded that the taxpayers ought to get a break — either because they deserved one or perhaps because DOJ feared that the facts were so sympathetic that they created a risk of an adverse Federal Circuit decision that would cause mischief down the road.… Read More