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New software can give tax lawyers leg up in court

Thursday, February 16, 2017 @ 1:04 PM | By Tom Venetis

Lawyers looking to give the best advice to clients dealing with tax issues before the courts can now turn to software to assist them in predicting in how a court might rule in a case.

Tax Foresight, by Blue J Legal, uses machine learning to find patterns that can assist a lawyer in gauging how a case they are working on might be decided upon in a court. It works by collecting and analyzing hundreds of different cases and compares the facts of the case before...