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How a Tax Attorney Can Help Get a Bank Levy Released

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When you owe the IRS money in back taxes, the federal agency can use a variety of ways to obtain the debt, including assessing a bank levy.  This means the IRS can place a freeze on your accounts and seize the money until your tax debt us satisfied. To try to have the bank levy… Read more »

What is an IRS Bank Levy?

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When you owe the IRS money in back taxes, you are expected to pay it back either in one lump sum or by setting up a payment plan.  Failure to pay the taxes – or to follow through with the agreed-upon payment arrangement – can cause the IRS to take action. One type of penalty… Read more »

What are Collection Due Process Appeals?

What are Collection Due Process Appeals?

Do you owe money to the IRS that has resulted in a Notice of Federal Tax Lien being filed, or a levy action being taken?  If you think this action is unwarranted, you can file a Collection Due Process appeal. If you are facing these actions, find out how hiring a tax attorney can help… Read more »

5 Benefits of Negotiating an IRS Installment Agreement

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An IRS installment agreement is one of the best ways to resolve your tax debt problems.  You can avoid most types of IRS collection actions and pay off several years of tax debt as long as you make your monthly payment. Key Insights We Will Discuss:  Why IRS installment agreements are such a popular tax resolution… Read more »

What Happens If You Owe Over $50,000 to the IRS?

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Taxpayers who owe the IRS over $50,000 may have to deal with tax liens, tax levies, and IRS passport actions.  There are many tax resolution options that can be used to protect your property and get the IRS off your back.

5 Ways to Stop an IRS Levy

How to Stop an IRS Levy

  How to Stop an IRS Levy When the IRS is about to levy your assets, you should look for any possible opportunities to stop or delay the levy. Once the levy happens, it’s very difficult to get that property back, but there are several ways to stop a levy before it takes place.

When can the IRS Levy Property Without a Hearing?

IRS Property Levy Procedures

IRS Levy Procedures The IRS must follow certain procedures before seizing your property. Typically, that process goes something like this:  You receive a notice stating that tax has been assessed and asking you to pay it.  You don’t pay or resolve the matter by the deadline.  A Final Notice of Intent to Levy is sent… Read more »

When to Make an Administrative Wrongful Levy Claim

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What is an Administrative Wrongful Levy Claim? You can file an administrative wrongful levy claim when the IRS seizes property to collect tax revenue owed by another person and you have a superior right to this property. This typically means you either own the property or have a security interest that was filed before any… Read more »

How to Prevent a Tax Seizure

How to Prevent a Tax Seizure

If you refuse, ignore or fail to pay your federal income taxes, the Internal Revenue Service has the legal right to seize your property. Property levies are the most severe action taken by the IRS. In case you are behind on the tax debt, you should understand how tax seizures work and how you can… Read more »