When the IRS documents differ from what you placed on the return, they will send you any one of the many notices sent by the IRS for a “Return Error” or “Math Error”. Essentially, you will have to investigate to resolve this problem. Often, the notice will have a list of items the IRS says […]
Issues with IRS Procedures
The IRS and you must follow specific procedures for filing, auditing, assessment and collection of Federal Income Taxes. Here are a series of articles addressing various procedures and what to do.
When you are going through an Audit, you will be contacted by an IRS agent. If you owe the IRS any taxes, they will send an IRS Revenue Officer to investigate. So, in this article we are discussing the powers of IRS Agents. Essentially, the IRS agents are charged with ensuring the accuracy of returns […]
If you owe the IRS they will require your financial disclosure by asking you to complete a “Collection Financial Statement”. The Form to send them is a Form 433. The IRS may even request the Form. (See Notice LT27) There are several varieties of Form 433. The IRS will want to know your income, debts, […]
When the IRS audits you they send an IRS Agent to investigate. When you owe taxes, the IRS sends a Revenue Officer to collect. This article deals with IRS tax debts and the powers of IRS Revenue Officers. Before they contact you about your file, the IRS Revenue Officer has already done an extensive background […]
Essentially, you will prove your financial hardship with the documentation which supports the entries you provide on the Form 433A which the IRS will request of you. This information can be used for a Penalty Abatement Request, to prove Uncollectible Status or to induce acceptance of an Offer in Compromise. For starters, you must diligently […]