FCPA as a profit center? I have been in Africa (Ivory Coast) and grease payments are de rigeur if one wants to “stay alive”.
Just Me provides a case study report of his experience as a 2009 OVDP victim. It includes his letters to the IRS Commissioner, Douglas Shulman and his entire OVDP correspondence file including his TAS appeal. It is offered as an insight and warning on what to expect should you choose this route back to U.S. Citizenship taxation compliance. Updated March 19, 2012