Tax Liens and Audits Archives

Regarding tax liens and appeals

Taxes are a complicated topic -- it doesn't matter how many times you file your own taxes or look over the issues related to them. What makes this inherent fact about taxes even worse is that taxes are also an unsavory and boring topic that few people want to actually learn about. So we want to get down to the brass tax (pun definitely intended) of a specific issue today: what is a tax lien and what can you do about it?

A tax lien may knock you down. It doesn't have to knock you out.

As Floyd Mayweather prepares for his fight with Conor McGregor, he can count one victory even before he enters the ring against the UFC star. The IRS has released the WBA (Super), WBC, The Ring, and lineal welterweight champ’s $3.3 million dollar tax lien.

There's a mechanics lien on my home. What does that mean?

Like many other Texas residents, you may have decided to renovate part or all of your home. After months of dealing with the general contractor, subcontractors and suppliers, your home finally looks the way you always envisioned. 

IRS scams are on the rise as audit levels continue to fall

As the days and weeks get closer to the federal income tax filing deadline, taxpayers grow more and more anxious to finalize the forms necessary to pay taxes or receive a return. Anxiety for many does not end once forms are submitted. Most wonder if they will overcome the growingly insurmountable odds of being targeted for an audit.