Tuesday Tax Tip

Federal Tax Lien Collection Actions in Detail (Part II)

Federal Tax Lien Collection Actions in Detail (Part II) What to do if a Notice of Federal Tax Lien is filed against you? You should pay the full amount you owe immediately. The Notice of Federal Tax Lien only shows your assessed balance as of the date of the notice. It doesn’t show your payoff […]
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Federal Tax Lien Collection Actions in Detail (Part I)

Federal Tax Lien Collection Actions in Detail (Part I) What is a federal tax lien? A lien is a legal claim against all your current and future property. When you don’t pay your first bill for taxes due, a lien is created by law and attaches to your property. It applies to property (such as […]
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What are the Various Collection Actions?

What are the Various Collection Actions? There are several words and phrases particular to the collection process. Below, the IRS has defined some of the most common collection terms: Federal Tax Lien: A legal claim against all your current and future property, such as a house or car, and rights to property, such as wages […]
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The IRS Collection Appeals Program (Part III)

The IRS Collection Appeals Program (Part III) What to do if you disagree with the Appeal’s decision? If you file a Collection Appeals Request and do not agree with Appeals decisions, you cannot proceed to court. Instances in which you can pursue the Collection Appeals Program include, but aren’t limited to: · Before or after […]
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The IRS Collection Appeals Program (Part II)

The IRS Collection Appeals Program (Part II) What to do if you disagree with the manager’s decision? If you then disagree with the manager’s decision, you may request the IRS Office of Appeals review your case under the Collection Appeals Program as outlined in Publication 1660. If your case is assigned to a Revenue Officer, […]
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What is the Collection Appeals Program (Part I)

What is the Collection Appeals Program (Part I) Collection Appeals Program is another program to challenge IRS collection. Under the Collections Appeals Program, if you disagree with an IRS employee’s decision regarding any levy, seizure, or Notice of Federal Tax Lien filing and want to appeal it, you can ask to have a conference with […]
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