Tax Resolution Attorney John P. Willis Talks About The Relationship The IRS Has With The Oscars And How Every Year They Win Big

Tax resolution attorney John Willis, CEO and founder of IRSALLSTAR turns his attention to the 2019 Oscars swag bag and tells readers that the value of the bag is considered taxable income that could come as a surprise to some of the celebrities.

Fairhope, AL, March 11, 2019: Tax Attorney John Willis, CEO and founder of, recently published a blog on his website entitled “The IRS Loves The Oscars” in which Mr. Willis focuses on the swag bag given to make everyone who attends the show “feel like a winner”.

As Willis points out, “Whether you’re a fan of the Oscars or not, the IRS sure is.” He continues adding, “They get pretty excited every year. That’s because the Oscars swag bag has been a topic of tax discussions for years. This year, more than 50 items with a total value of over $100,000 were handed out to the celebrities who attended the Oscars, and the IRS considers this taxable income.” He emphasizes, “They also intend to get their cut from the celebrities whether they accepted the gift bag or not. This makes the IRS one of the biggest Oscar winners.”

Willis shares, “According to, “This year’s bag includes a week-long vacation in Greece, a luxury small-ship adventure to Iceland, the Galapagos, the Amazon, Costa Rica or Panama (valued at up to $20,000 per person), an all-inclusive week-long wellness retreat in San Marcos, California, an annual membership to an exclusive cannabis-friendly social club, private therapy sessions, a set of 15 luxury false eyelashes, and a Yeti cooler filled with Jarritos.”

According to Willis, “Most taxpayers that my firm helps do not have such luxurious tax problems to deal with. If you have real IRS issues that need attention, for instance you’ve been afraid to file because you know you’re going to owe and you can’t pay, give me a call. We help people with those and other real-life tax issues every day.”

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Mr. Willis believes strongly in supporting and representing the “underdog” and has devoted his entire professional life to protecting and defending those who need it most. As an attorney, Mr. Willis takes his role as “counselor” seriously. His knowledge, creativity and persistence are valuable assets that provide substantial benefits to his clients. He has represented individuals and businesses across the Gulf Coast for over 19 years and, he brings together an abundance of skills and experience that can be of assistance to almost anyone.


The IRSALLSTAR team has developed a winning formula to ensure that each client’s individual needs are specifically met. Upon becoming a client of Mr. Willis’ law firm, that client’s immediate needs are assessed, and long-term goals are defined. Experienced professionals on the IRSALLSTAR team then assist each client in developing and implementing a custom-tailored game plan to provide both short-term and long-term relief from his or her serious tax problems. All firm clients are continually coached toward successful tax resolution and final victory over their challenges with the IRS and state taxing authorities.

To learn more about Mr. Willis and his law firm please visit or call toll-free 877-254-4254.

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