Direct Tax Relief represents individuals and small business owners from all 50 states regarding all back tax issues; income, payroll and sale taxes. Our Tax Attorneys are highly skilled at negotiating with difficult IRS and State tax collectors. Direct Tax Relief office is supported by an experienced and professional management team. Our professionals are passionate and dedicated to assisting taxpayers resolve their tax problems successfully.
Our tax attorneys are Certified Tax Resolution Specialists, meaning they have specialized training, knowledge and experience specific to tax debt relief. Let a tax attorney from Direct Tax Relief help you today!
An Offer in Compromise (OIC) is a formal agreement between a taxpayer and the IRS that settles tax debt for less. It often takes expert negotiation skills to achieve the best OIC outcome.
Payroll tax issues occur when a business fails or incorrectly files payroll taxes. Often this type of tax debt can be successfully negotiated using applicable tax resolution services.
Direct Tax Relief can successfully negotiate with the IRS to have penalties removed from your account. The Internal Revenue Code allows penalties and the associated interest to be abated by the IRS, if the taxpayer can show reasonable cause.
Of our comprehensive tax resolution services, Direct Tax Relief also has tax accountants to prepare unfiled tax returns. This is often the first step in beginning the process of tax debt resolution.
An installment agreement involves some negotiation with the IRS. This option is usually pursued only after an Offer in Compromise has been ruled out. Coupled with our other tax resolution services, this option can help eliminate back taxes for those in debt.
IRS audits should be taken seriously. They can often lead to the examination of other tax years and deductions not specified in the original audit letter. IRS tax auditors are experts at evaluating and rattling nervous taxpayers. A tax expert can take over audit proceedings to make sure everything runs smoothly.
A bank levy is issued by the IRS when your taxes remain unpaid and resolution has not been reached. The IRS will freeze your bank accounts and seize any money in your bank account up to the amount that you owe, including penalties and interest. However the right representation can end a bank levy for good.
A wage levy is used to seize your wages, commissions or other income (often called a garnishment). The IRS can even garnish your Social Security income! You have only 30 days from the date of a Final Notice of Intent to Levy to either pay the tax in full or to find a solution to your back taxes.
State tax issues usually arise if state agents believe a business has withheld sales tax revenue. Often cash-heavy businesses are targeted, including retail stores, contractors and in-home service industries. When facing this type of situation, it is always best to seek a tax expert.
A Federal Tax Lien or State Tax Lien gives the IRS, California Franchise Tax Board, or your State Department of Taxation a legal claim to your property as security or payment for your tax debt. If you’ve received a Notice of Federal Tax Lien (NFTL), Direct Tax Relief offers tax resolution services that can help.
This form of tax relief can relieve you of your tax liabilities, interest and penalties as a result of filing a joint tax return with your current or ex-spouse. Filing your taxes jointly can provide many benefits - and sometimes it can create problems.
If taxpayers are looking to refinance or sell a home, but are unable due to a federal tax lien, there are tax resolution services available. The tax attorneys at Direct Tax Relief will pursue all avenues to alleviate the restrictions of your tax lien.
When a taxpayer demonstrates they are in a severe financial hardship and have no ability to make monthly payments or liquidate assets in order to pay their back taxes, the tax experts with Direct Tax Relief can pursue a status of "currently not collectible" and alleviate the pressure from the IRS.
To encourage prompt payment of withheld income and employment taxes, including social security taxes, railroad retirement taxes, or collected excise taxes, Congress passed a law that provides for the Trust Fund Recovery Penalty (TFRP).
The IRS has 10 years to collect outstanding tax liabilities, from the date assessed. The 10 year mark is calculated from the day a tax liability has been finalized. A tax liability can be finalized in a number of ways and Direct Tax Relief can help.
The Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program is a way of safely reporting foreign bank accounts that have not been disclosed to the IRS. An expert tax negotiator is necessary to, not only assist in the completion of paperwork, but negotiate with the IRS once back taxes have been assessed.