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Can the IRS take away your Social Security check?

Is social security exempt from an IRS levy or garnishment?  The short answer is no, the IRS is allowed to take away your social security if you fall behind on your payments to the IRS. The rules are laid out … Continue reading

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Franchise Tax Board Mission Creep

Been hiding out from the Franchise Tax Board or IRS? A few months back I posted about the FTB’s FIRM (Financial Institutions Records Match) program to track where you had your checking account.  Well, the program just expanded. Assembly Bill … Continue reading

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Could you lose your license if you are behind in taxes?

The big news in the tax world is that New York just passed a law saying that if you owe the state more than $10,000, you could lose your drivers license. What a lot of people don’t realize is that … Continue reading

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A 2nd chance with your IRS Audit, aka an audit reconsideration

What would you do if the IRS told you you owed them a few million dollars, and they were wrong?  Wouldn’t you spring a couple thousand dollars for some legal help? It appears the taxpayer, Mr. Seifert, in a recent … Continue reading

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Can the IRS take away your house?

A big fear of people when they receive a notice of intent to levy from the IRS is that they are going to lose their home.  The big question is, “Can the IRS take away our home?” The simple answer … Continue reading

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Your LLC needs an attorney in court

Lawyers cost money, lots of money if there is going to be a trial involved.  We know times are tough.  We know people like to save money.  Unfortunately we also know some will try to save a few dollars when … Continue reading

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