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Avoid These 5 Common Tax Filing Mistakes That Can Get You in Tax Trouble

Whether you file the simple 1040EZ or a complex 1040 and a raft of schedules, making a mistake on your tax form could lead to big tax trouble. Something as simple as a math error or unsigned form could invite…

October 09, 2020

Tax Court Confirms that Economic Hardship Relief from an IRS Levy Applies Only to Individuals

The IRS is the most powerful creditor on the planet.  It can walk into your bank and take all of the money out of your bank account.  It can go to your employer and take virtually all of your W-2…

April 04, 2017

IRS Won’t Abate Frivolous Position Penalty for Mental Incompetence

An individual suffering from mental incompetence filed a tax return stating that he is a private governmental entity and not subject to taxation.  He also stated that the levy placed by the IRS on his disability pension payments violates due…

July 01, 2016

You Can be Held Liable If You Fail To Honor An IRS Levy

If a taxpayer has unpaid federal taxes due to the IRS, the IRS can collect the unpaid amount due by levying the taxpayer’s property and rights to property. A levy is when the IRS seeks to take the property of…

June 23, 2015

Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration

IRS Admits That its Collection Due Process Program Has Deficiencies

The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration recently conducted an audit of the IRS’ Collection Due Process program. What is Collection Due Process? A taxpayer can request a collection due process (CDP) or equivalent hearing on IRS Form 12153 if…

January 20, 2015

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