Tips to Consider When Hiring a CPA or Tax Attorney

If you are dealing with tax issues, a qualified tax attorney or Certified Public Accountant (“CPA”) can be of great service. He or she can help you to secure settlement through such programs as an Offer in Compromise, Installment Agreement, Innocent Spouse Relief, Penalty Abatement, or Release of levy. Though taxpayers are permitted to appear themselves before the IRS or State, many taxpayers who are seeking tax relief find dealing with the IRS or State annoying, prolonged and restrictive. In these tough situations taxpayers often decide to hire free-lance tax specialists or a tax resolution firm. Prior to [...]

IRS Wage Garnishments – How to Stop Them!

If you owe tax to the IRS they will most likely send you a Notice of Intent to Levy your bank account or wages. Once they have sent you the proper notices and attempted to levy your bank accounts, they typically will start the wage garnishment process.  IRS wage garnishments are a legal for the IRS to collect delinquent taxes. They will contact your current employer and inform them that your wages are to be garnished. The employer is required to take the necessary required to withhold an additional portion of your wages and send it to the [...]