Press Releases


  • 11/30/2020 - Senior Judge Robert P. Ruwe has fully retired and is no longer recalled for judicial service.
  • 11/20/2020 - For paper documents requiring multiple signatures and postmarked November 21, 2020 through December 28, 2020, the Court has modified its signature requirements as outlined in Administrative Order 2020-05.
  • 11/16/2020 - Tax Court Disciplinary Matters.
  • 11/12/2020 - Beginning Monday, November 16, 2020, the Court will resume accepting hand-delivered documents to the main courthouse building.
  • 11/01/2020 - Cases Commenced in the Courts of Appeals, October 2020.
  • 10/29/2020 - Effective Friday, October 30, 2020, and until further notice, the United States Tax Court will be suspending its in-person acceptance of hand-delivered documents.
  • 10/07/2020 - To facilitate the transition to the Court's new case management system, beginning at 5:00 PM Eastern Time on November 20, 2020, the current e-filing system will become inaccessible and all electronic files will become read-only.
  • 10/06/2020 - Chief Judge Maurice B. Foley announced that the United States Tax Court has adopted amendments to its Rules of Practice and Procedure.
  • 10/01/2020 - Cases Commenced in the Courts of Appeals, September 2020.
  • 09/09/2020 - Chief Special Trial Judge Lewis R. Carluzzo received the J. Edgar Murdock Award for distinguished service to the United States Tax Court.
  • 09/01/2020 - Cases Commenced in the Courts of Appeals, August 2020.
  • 08/19/2020 - Cases Commenced in the Courts of Appeals, July 2020.
  • 08/17/2020 - Tax Court Disciplinary Matters.
  • 08/06/2020 - Chief Judge Maurice B. Foley announced additional guidance with respect to remote proceedings.
  • 07/20/2020 - Tax Court Disciplinary Matters.
  • 07/17/2020 - Chief Judge Maurice B. Foley announced that, effective July 16, 2020, Senior Judge Joel Gerber has retired and is no longer recalled for judicial service.
  • 06/24/2020 - Beginning July 10, 2020, the Clerk’s Office will accept hand-delivered documents between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.
  • 06/22/2020 - Tax Court Disciplinary Matters.
  • 06/19/2020 - Mail delivery will resume on July 10, 2020.
  • 05/29/2020 - To accommodate continuing uncertainties relating to the COVID-19 pandemic, and until further notice, Court proceedings will be conducted remotely.
  • 05/29/2020 - The Court will resume accepting requests for photocopies of Court records from non- parties (copy requests) on June 1, 2020.
  • 05/18/2020 - Chief Judge Maurice B. Foley announced that the United States Tax Court has proposed amendments to its Rules of Practice and Procedure.
  • 05/07/2020 - To mitigate risks and concerns related to COVID-19, the Court is postponing the November 2020 nonattorney examination to the fall of 2021.
  • 05/04/2020 - The Court announced that attorney applications for admission to practice before the Court may be emailed to the Admissions Office.
  • 04/21/2020 - Chief Judge Maurice B. Foley announced that the United States Tax Court has proposed amendments to its Rules of Practice and Procedure.
  • 04/21/2020 - Tax Court Disciplinary Matters.
  • 03/23/2020 - The United States Tax Court building remains closed and trial sessions through June 30, 2020 are canceled.
  • 03/18/2020 - The Court announced that effective as of 9:00 PM on March 18, 2020, and until further notice, the United States Tax Court building is closed.
  • 03/13/2020 - The Court has determined that it is appropriate to cancel certain trial sessions and to close the Court to visitors, effective immediately.
  • 03/11/2020 - The Court has determined that it is appropriate to cancel certain trial sessions.
  • 02/24/2020 - The Court announced that Chief Judge Maurice B. Foley has been re-elected and will serve another two-year term beginning June 1, 2020.
  • 02/21/2020 - Tax Court Disciplinary Matters.
  • 01/15/2020 - The Tax Court has adopted amendments to its Rules of Practice and Procedure.


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