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How the IRS Makes Your Life Miserable If You Owe Back Taxes

Have you received a Notice from the IRS only to leave it on your kitchen counter, desk, or worse, just hide it under a stack of bills?  Unfortunately, those letters from the IRS will just keep coming.  Your problem won’t…

July 22, 2019

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3 Reasons You Shouldn’t Talk To The IRS Yourself If You Owe Back Taxes

If you owe money to the IRS, it might sound like common sense to try to tackle your tax problem on your own. However, one of the worst things you could do is talk to the IRS directly without proper…

July 15, 2019

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How to Recognize an IRS Tax Scam – and What to Do if the Tax Due Notice is Real

Hearing from the IRS is bad enough, but being contacted by a scammer posing as the IRS is even worse, or at least just annoying and frightening. IRS scams are everywhere these days, and they take many different forms. Even…

July 08, 2019

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Do You Owe Money to the IRS? Possible Tax Resolution Strategies to Set Your Mind at Ease

Even for honest taxpayers, the IRS can be extremely frightening. Unlike most other government agencies, the IRS has the power to attach your wages, freeze your bank account and even confiscate your property, and that is enough to send a…

July 01, 2019

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What to Look for When Hiring a Tax Resolution Professional

If you are under audit from the IRS or in receipt of a notice of additional tax due, the steps you take next could make all the difference. There is a strong temptation to ignore these communications, but doing nothing…

June 24, 2019

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Steps to Take if You Received a Surprise Tax Bill

There have been a lot of stories about surprised taxpayers this year, and many of those surprises were decidedly unpleasant. Taxpayers who had received large refunds for years were shocked to find that they owed the IRS money this year,…

June 17, 2019

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Is it Bad to Settle With the IRS?

You may have heard on the radio, TV, and online, that you can settle your tax bill for less than what you owe. But are these claims actually true? And can you really settle your tax debt without hurting yourself…

June 10, 2019

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Owe Back Taxes to the IRS? The Pros and Cons of Using a Tax Resolution Service

Three of the most frightening words in the English language are Internal Revenue Service. Few government agencies can strike fear into the heart of citizens like the IRS, and the tax agency enjoys powers most parts of the government simply…

June 03, 2019

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Court Says Levied Funds Properly Applied to Older Tax Year

Married taxpayers who owed money to the IRS for over 15 years had filed two Offers in Compromise, both of which were rejected. An Offer in Compromise is where you “cut a deal” with the IRS and pay less than…

May 27, 2019

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IRS Will Continue Issuing Paper Refunds Checks for the Time Being

95% of all refunds are currently electronically paid to taxpayers directly into their bank accounts. Only 5% of all refunds are paid with a paper check. The IRS stated that it will continue to issue refunds via paper check because…

May 20, 2019

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