Tuesday Tax Tip

Levy – You Have More Time to Challenge an IRS Levy

Levy – You Have More Time to Challenge an IRS Levy The IRS reminds individuals and businesses that they have additional time to file an administrative claim or bring a civil action for wrongful levy or seizure. Tax reform legislation enacted in December extended the time limit from nine months to two years. Here are […]
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Received an IRS letter? Here is what to do….

Received an IRS letter? Here is what to do…. Some taxpayers will receive a letter from the IRS. You should not panic and remember that you have fundamental rights when interacting with the agency. These rights are in the Taxpayer Bill of Rights. (See our blog postings) Among other things, these rights dictate that letters […]
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Letter from the IRS? Do’s and Don’ts for Taxpayers

Letter from the IRS? Do’s and Don’ts for Taxpayers Every year the IRS mails millions of letters to taxpayers for many reasons. If you receive one of the “friendly notices” here are some tips and suggestions: Don’t ignore it. Most IRS letters and notices are about federal tax returns or tax accounts. Each notice deals […]
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How Does the IRS Contact Taxpayers?

How Does the IRS Contact Taxpayers? Everyone should know how the IRS contacts taxpayers. This will help you avoid becoming a victim of scammers who pretend to be from the IRS with a goal of stealing personal information. Here are some facts about how the IRS communicates with taxpayers: * The IRS doesn’t normally initiate […]
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Taxpayer Bill of Rights (Part XVIII)

Taxpayer Bill of Rights (Part XVIII): The IRS has adopted a Taxpayer Bill of Rights as proposed by National Taxpayer Advocate Nina Olson Bill of Right #10: The Right to a Fair and Just Tax System (cont.) * You may request that the IRS remove any interest from your account that was caused by the […]
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Taxpayer Bill of Rights (Part XVII)

Taxpayer Bill of Rights (Part XVII): The IRS has adopted a Taxpayer Bill of Rights as proposed by National Taxpayer Advocate Nina Olson Bill of Right #10: The Right to a Fair and Just Tax System Taxpayers have the right to expect the tax system to consider facts and circumstances that might affect their underlying […]
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