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IRS Enforced Collections: Tax Levies & Wage Garnishments

As most people know, the IRS and state taxing authorities have a tremendous amount of power to collect unpaid taxes by way of enforced collections.  “Enforced collections” refers to methods the government can use to collect unpaid taxes forcibly, and almost always involve taking something of value from an indebted taxpayer without the taxpayer’s consent. …

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Default on Tax Resolution with IRS

How to Avoid Defaulting an IRS Tax Resolution Agreement

Resolving a serious tax liability, whether by way of an Installment Agreement, Offer in Compromise (OIC), or Currently Not Collectible Status, is often a painstakingly difficult, time-consuming, and stressful process.  So, the last thing anyone who survives this process needs is to wind up defaulting their agreement.  It’s really bad news.  Not only will the …

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Keys to Installment Agreement Types

The Keys to “Easy” IRS Installment Agreement Negotiations

If you have accrued a tax liability and think that an IRS collection representative will cheerfully explain how to best go about resolving your tax debt, think again.  The IRS does a terrible job of advising taxpayers about their options for resolving unpaid taxes.  The IRS Collections Department’s function is to collect as much of …

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Marijuana Business Tax Information - Oregon, Colorado, Washington & California

Marijuana Business Tax Blues in Oregon, Washington, California & Colorado

It’s Not Easy Going Green: How Tax Blues Plague The Budding Marijuana Industry Since 2012, the legalization movement for cannabis has taken the country by storm. Starting with Colorado and Washington in the 2012 election, marijuana has now been legalized in 10 states over the past 6 years. Medical marijuana laws are in effect in …

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Fortress Financial Services, Inc., An Experienced National Tax Resolution Company, Appears On Spotlight

Damon Roberts Interviews Vice President Michael A. Zacha of Fortress Financial Services Inc on Tax Resolution Services On December 8th, at 4 pm Eastern Standard Time (1 pm PST), Fortress Financial Services, an experienced national tax resolution services company with in-house tax attorneys, will be featured on Spotlight Television. Spotlight Television is a national television …

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Healthcare Tax Liabilities

Home Healthcare Companies and Tax Liabilities: A Particularly Toxic Combination

As a tax attorney who deals exclusively with resolving tax debts, I see a disproportionately large number of home healthcare providers as clients.  Through the many home healthcare clients I have helped, I have learned that there are several aspects of the business model that put home healthcare businesses in grave danger of accruing a …

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Default IRS Installment Agreement

Defaulted IRS Installment Agreement (CP523)

The CP523 notice of intent to levy intent to terminate your installment agreement is more or less saying that the agreement is in default and may terminate in 30 days.  If the agreement does terminate, involuntary enforced collection action will commence.  This could mean garnished wages, levied accounts receivable or levied bank accounts.  This could …

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