It is possible for some taxpayers to reduce or eliminate their tax penalties by obtaining an abatement of penalties. This article will explore the fundamentals of IRS penalties as well as how to go about getting them removed. Taxpayers with a state tax liability may also qualify for an abatement, depending on the state. Most
Occasionally, due to circumstances beyond the control of a taxpayer, a taxpayer cannot become eligible for any conventional tax resolution strategy (e.g. Offer in Compromise, Installment Agreement, Penalty Abatement, etc.). While other tax professionals scratch their heads or unsuccessfully attempt a conventional strategy, our attorneys welcome the challenge.
No matter how bad your situation may seem, the odds are very high that our attorneys have faced a similar situation before. By way of debt restructuring, corporate restructuring, and/or a combination of appeals, proposals, and negotiations, our attorneys will go the distance to find a solution to your tax problem.
These “creative solutions” will be individually tailored to address your specific situation. As you might imagine, these strategies can get quite complicated. Consequently, it is not possible to give a comprehensive description of the possible strategies that we might recommend within the limited parameters of this website.
If your situation requires a “creative solution,” our caring staff will walk you through it step by step, no matter how complicated and challenging it may be.
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Answer: Depending upon the specifics of your situation, it may be possible to avoid hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars in penalties simply by “designating” voluntary payments applied toward your tax liability. Keep in mind that payments made in accordance with a formalized installment agreement are not considered voluntary, so you have no right to
One of the most frustrating situations my clients confront is the IRS’s addition of large amounts of tax or Civil Penalties to tax periods that ended a long time ago. There can be several reasons for additions to tax or Civil Penalties, but the most common ones I encounter are reporting and reconciliation deficiencies across