If you owe taxes but you cannot afford to pay off your entire debt, you can try to qualify for an Offer in Compromise (OIC). While working with a tax attorney, you can make an offer to the IRS stating what you can afford to pay – typically for less than what you owe.
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Do you hold overseas banking accounts? Do your foreign accounts exceed $10,000? Have you failed to disclose foreign holdings to the IRS? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you should seek the advice of a tax attorney to help you navigate the Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR) laws. Otherwise,… Read more »
Do you have previous tax returns that you have not filed? Perhaps this was due to procrastination or in a misguided attempt to avoid paying taxes? To limit the penalties the IRS can assess, including criminal charges, it is of the upmost importance that you act quickly to remedy this situation.
While you can work with a tax preparer to file your annual taxes, there are situations where you should seek representation from a tax attorney. Some instances where it can benefit you to hire an attorney include: if you’re facing a tax audit; if you’re being charged with tax fraud; if you have a large… Read more »
If you owe money in back taxes, the IRS can legally take any income you make to pay off your federal tax debt. This can cause both financial hardship and embarrassment, as the IRS will contact your employer and require them to send a portion of your income directly to the federal agency. To avoid… Read more »
If you have money in foreign bank accounts, you are not immune from disclosing that information to the IRS. The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) requires foreign financial institutions and other non-financial foreign entities to report foreign assets held by U.S. account holders. Individuals are also required to report their foreign financial accounts… Read more »
What We Are Going to Cover: – Ignoring your tax debt won’t make it go away. In fact, it will only get worse. – The IRS is willing to work with taxpayers who have tax debts they cannot pay – 10 Reasons you shouldn’t ignore your tax debt: IRS notices Automated Collections Tax refund seizure… Read more »
Do you live or work overseas? Are you wondering how or why this may affect your life or work in any way? Then this article is just for you!
IRS tax problems are common, but at a certain point they may start cause serious stress. If you are worried about asset levies or don’t know how you will ever pay off your tax debt, you should call a tax attorney to get some advice. Key Insights We Will Discuss: – Urgent issues that that… Read more »
Ayar Law back again. Here for our third installment of “What to Ask When Hiring a Tax Attorney.” In our last installment of the series we looked at questions to ask your prospective IRS tax attorney regarding their working and billing style. In this installment, we will look at the questions to ask regarding his… Read more »