The Collection Due Process (CDP) hearing is one of the most important rights given to taxpayers. It’s your final opportunity to stop an IRS levy of your assets or the filing of a federal tax lien against your property.
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Negotiating a Tax Lien Withdrawal A federal tax lien withdrawal removes the Notice of Federal Tax Lien (NFTL) from the public records. You can request a tax lien withdrawal once you’ve paid off your tax debt or as part of your installment agreement negotiations.
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… Read more »
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… Read more »
What’s the difference between a federal tax lien and a Notice of Federal Tax Lien? There’s an important distinction between the federal tax lien and the Notice of Federal Tax Lien. The federal tax lien automatically applies to all of your property when you fail to pay taxes after a demand for payment. The Notice… Read more »
Looking to Remove IRS Lien: You are not Alone! The Internal Revenue Service frequently files tax liens (federal) against taxpayers with unpaid tax obligations. Federal tax liens are documents that are filed with county governments (often where the relevant taxpayer lives or conducts business) informing the public that the taxpayer owes money to the IRS. Liens are attached to… Read more »
The Difference Between a Tax Lien Discharge and a Tax Lien Subordination The blanket IRS tax lien applies to all of your property once you receive a Notice of Demand for Payment and fail to pay the balance in full. The lien encumbers your home and your personal property, even if you aren’t aware that… Read more »
What is a Collection Due Process Hearing? A collection due process (CDP) hearing gives you one last chance to avoid a federal tax lien or tax levy. You will know you have a right to request a CDP hearing because you will receive a CDP notice. This notice is sent when any of the following… Read more »
What You Need To Know About Federal Tax Liens In some respects, tax liens are attention-getting devices as opposed to collection devices. The IRS almost never forecloses on these liens, and the liens themselves are not even publicly available. As a result, some people think there is no need to seek IRS tax lien relief…. Read more »
The Extended Process Makes Fighting a Tax Lien Easier Sometimes, it seems like a federal tax lien comes unexpectedly, like a thief in the night. In fact, most people do not know that the IRS files a statutory lien almost immediately and without notice, so the Service has the legal authority to collect the… Read more »