Liens Levys and Garnishments

September 23, 2016

How long can the IRS collect on a past due debt?

Generally, the IRS has 10 years from the date of assessment to collect on an outstanding balance due per Internal Revenue Code 6502.  If a taxpayer […]
June 10, 2016
What happens if I owe the IRS over $50k and I travel outside the country

2016 Changes to IRS Collections

What happens if I owe the IRS over $50k and I travel outside the country? On or about December 3, 2015, Congress passed the “Fixing America’s […]
May 18, 2016
Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Headquarters Building

IRS Collection Notices

I owe money to the IRS, can the IRS issue a levy? Before the IRS can levy a taxpayer on an outstanding balance, the IRS will […]
May 18, 2016
Taxes Note, Pen And Uk Tax Forms Lying On Desk

Frivolous Collection Due Process Hearing Requests

Generally, a taxpayer can file a request for a Collection Due Process (CDP) Hearing (Form 12153) in response to a Final Notice of Intent to Levy […]
March 1, 2016

Spouses tax liability at life and death

  How do I not become liable for my spouse’s tax liability at life and death? What if I had a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement? Generally […]
January 27, 2016

Differences between a CDP Form 12153 and Form 9423

A Collection Due Process (CDP) hearing, Form 12153 provides taxpayers the opportunity to go to appeals on either a final notice of federal tax lien or […]