Derek W. Kaczmarek’s Selected Presentations, Publications &
Media Appearances:


Captive Insurance Companies Association 2019 International Conference, Commonly Accepted Insurance Practices: Small Captives’ Practices Compared to Commercial Insurance.


Delaware Captive Insurance Association 2018 Spring Forum, Captive Insurance, and the U.S. Tax Court


Tennessee Captive Insurance Association Annual Conference, Avrahami v. Commissioner, Gazing into the Crystal Ball

State Bar of Arizona, Small Captives, Big Issues:  A Discussion of 831(b) from Audit to Appeals to the Courtroom,

Tucson Tax Study Group, Update on 831(b) Captive Insurance Programs


American Bar Association, Tax Section 2016 Midyear Meeting, Nuts & Bolts of Tax Litigation

Nevada Lawyer, April 2016 issue, The IRS’s Attack on 831(b) Captive Insurance,

Western Regional Captive Insurance Conference, May 2016, A Townhall Meeting with the IRS (Discussion of 831(b) captive insurance audits and litigation).

State Bar of Arizona, Is Your LLC Ready for an IRS Audit Under the New Rules? May 2016


Arizona Captive Insurance Association Conference, “Ongoing battle between 831(b) captive insurance programs and the I.R.S.”.

The Seth Leibsohn Show, “Current Happenings in Tax”.

NBC 12 Phoenix, “Lawyers on Call”.

State Bar of Arizona, IRS Innocent Spouse Relief: Navigating the Process from Planning Your Claim Through Litigation, October 2015


State Bar of Arizona, Tax Section, “U.S. Tax Court Practice – an Update and Perspective”.


Arizona Forum for Improvement of Taxation, “Worker Classification, Section 530 Relief and the Voluntary Classification Settlement Program”.

University Of Nevada – Las Vegas, “Present Tax Controversies: Navigating the Process”.

Tucson Tax Study Group, “Recent I.R.S. Developments – Form 1099-K and Global High Net Worth Audits”.


American Society of Appraisers, Los Angeles Chapter, “Effective Use of Expert Witnesses in the U.S. Tax Court”.

State Bar of Arizona, “Tax Issues in a Down Economy” and “Federal, State, and Local Tax Law Update”.


I.R.S. Office of Chief Counsel, “Basic Trial Advocacy School”.


I.R.S. Special Enforcement Program, “Developing Tax Fraud Cases for Trial”.