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How Blue J Tax Works

Blue J Tax uses machine learning to predict how a court would rule in your unique scenario with over 90% accuracy.
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Blue J Tax uses AI to compare your situation to all relevant previous cases.

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Tax issues covered

Economic Substance

Does a transaction have economic substance for tax purposes?

Global Intangible Low-Taxed Income (GILTI)

Is an entity subject to tax under the newly enacted Global Intangible Low-Taxed Income (GILTI) regime?

Debt vs. Equity

Is an interest in a corporation debt or equity for federal tax purposes?

Transfer Pricing

Find cases in which transfer pricing was discussed in the context of federal income taxation.

Step Transaction Doctrine

Should multiple transactions be treated as a single taxable event?

§ 6662 Accuracy Related Penalty: Reasonable Cause and Good Faith

Can a taxpayer use the reasonable cause and good faith defense to avoid the accuracy-related penalty for an underpayment of tax pursuant to IRC § 6662?

Worker Classification

Is a worker an employee or an independent contractor for tax purposes?

Trust Fund Recovery Penalty

Is a person liable to pay the Trust Fund Recovery Penalty pursuant to § 6672?

Nonresident Trade or Business

Is a nonresident alien individual or foreign corporation engaged in a trade or business within the United States for federal taxation purposes?

Real Estate

Is a piece of real property a “capital asset” under Section 1221(a)(1) of the IRC?

Deductibility of Trade or Business Expenses

Is a trade or business expense an ordinary and necessary expense under § 162(a)?

Unrelated Business Income Tax

Is an exempt organization obligated to pay tax on income generated from an unrelated trade or business pursuant to § 511?

US Residency
Is an individual a U.S. resident alien for the purpose of federal income tax?
Worker Classification

Is a worker an employee or an independent contractor for tax purposes?

Tax-Free Reorganizations: Continuity of Business Enterprise

Does a corporate reorganization meet the continuity of business enterprise requirement for a § 368 tax-free reorganization?

Research Credit Case Finder

Find cases discussing the Tax Credit for Increasing Research Activities (R&D Credit).

Research Credit Navigator: Qualified Activities

Is an activity eligible for the Tax Credit for Increasing Research Activities (R&D Credit)?

Constructive Receipt of Income

Does a taxpayer have constructive receipt of income in the relevant tax year for federal taxation purposes?

Assignment of Income - Income from Services

Is income earned by the transferor’s services taxable to the transferor or transferee after assignment, pursuant to the assignment of income doctrine?


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Jenna Schwartz, Senior Manager

Employee or independent contractor? 

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