The Many Roads the IRS uses to Asses Penalties

Most taxpayers are well aware of the IRS’s power to assess penalties and interest for non-payment of taxes due.  What most taxpayers don’t understand is all the potential penalties that may be imposed, nor do they know how these penalties may be abated. The...

What is the IRS Fresh Start Initiative

Anyone who listens to the radio or watches television has heard adds referring to the “new” IRS Fresh Start Initiative.  If you were to enter IRS Fresh Start Initiative in a search engine, you would be surprised what you will see in the results.  None of the...

Taxpayer Bill of Rights

We have all heard the horror stories about what the IRS has done to taxpayers.  There are stories of people being thrown out of their homes into the streets.  Bank accounts are seized, businesses are shuttered, cars and homes sold to pay the debt. ...