2017 ORS 9.565¹
Tax return information from Department of Revenue
  • use

The Department of Revenue may furnish to the Oregon State Bar the name and address, if known, of any person admitted to practice law in this state who prepares a return or report permitted or required to be filed with the department for another, and may also furnish to the bar the name and address of the taxpayer, in instances where the department has reasonable grounds to believe the person preparing the return or report prepared it in violation of any provision of ORS 9.460 (Duties of attorneys) to 9.542 (Rules for investigation of attorneys and applicants) or 9.705 (Definitions for ORS 9.705 to 9.757) to 9.757 (Retention of client materials) or the disciplinary rules adopted thereunder. The department shall provide a statement of the basis for its belief that a violation may have occurred. The bar and any person or board described in ORS 9.537 (Civil immunity of witnesses, bar officials and employees) (2), shall use the names, addresses and information furnished under this section solely in the enforcement of ORS 9.460 (Duties of attorneys) to 9.542 (Rules for investigation of attorneys and applicants) or 9.705 (Definitions for ORS 9.705 to 9.757) to 9.757 (Retention of client materials) or the disciplinary rules adopted thereunder. Any information disclosed by the department pursuant to this section may be used in any bar proceeding relating to the discipline, admission or reinstatement of the person preparing the return or report. [1985 c.602 §10; 1999 c.171 §2; 2017 c.524 §4]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 9—Attorneys; Law Libraries, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors009.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.