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IRS Tax Liens and Levies: Part 1

By Michael Murray, North Carolina Tax Controversy Attorney IRS Tax Liens  In this two-part series, we are going to take a closer look at IRS tax liens and levies. Let’s start by differentiating between an IRS tax lien and a local property tax lien. Property owners must pay property taxes to their local government to generate money for schools and public...

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Top 8 Tax Audit Triggers – Catching the Attention of the IRS

by Justin Moyer, North Carolina Tax Attorney What is a tax audit? And what triggers it? Let’s look into what may trigger the IRS to audit your tax return. The IRS and state tax authorities like the North Carolina Department of Revenue have authority under the law to examine your income tax return as well as any supporting documentation or other relevant data...

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What Happens If I Do Not File/Pay Taxes?

by Justin Moyer, North Carolina Tax Controversy Attorney Have you ever wondered what happens if you do not file your income taxes? Let’s take a look at the consequences of failing to file and/or pay taxes. In 1954, President Eisenhower asked Congress to make several reforms to the tax code including establishing the due date as April 15, now officially known as Tax...

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IRS Compliance Updates

We wish to update you on the IRS’ collections efforts during this time of concern.  The IRS recently announced several changes to assist taxpayers by providing relief on a variety of issues ranging from easing payment guidelines to postponing compliance actions.  The projected start and end dates for this relief effort are April 1st and July...

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How Innocent Spouse Relief Unburdens Tax Debts

Innocent Spouse Relief By Michael Murray, North Carolina Tax Controversy Attorney Many couples choose to file joint tax returns to take advantage of the benefits this filing method affords married couples. Filing jointly results in joint and several liability of the taxes owed meaning that both taxpayers are legally responsible for the entire amount. This...

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How to Get Out of Tax Debt in 2020

by Justin Moyer, North Carolina Tax Controversy Attorney with Murray Moyer, PLLC How to Get Out of Tax Debt The new year often brings with it a aura of hope that comes from making resolutions and with this being the turn of a decade, you may be thinking now is the time to finally get out of tax debt. A huge tax bill, especially one you cannot fathom how to pay in...

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