The IRS Summons & When the IRS Fails to Follow the Law

What happens if the law requires the IRS to provide notice to the taxpayer and the taxpayer to provide notice to the IRS and both parties fail to provide the notice? Can the government ignore its failure and enforce consequences for the taxpayer’s failure? The answer is “yes” when it comes to the IRS summons,…Continue readingThe IRS Summons & When the IRS Fails to Follow the Law

Discharging Unpaid Withholding Taxes in Bankruptcy

When a business owes unpaid taxes, bankruptcy can provide the business or its owner with a fresh start. The unpaid Federal taxes can be discharged if certain requirements are met. One of these requirements is that the tax returns for the unpaid taxes are filed within certain time periods. But what if there are more…Continue readingDischarging Unpaid Withholding Taxes in Bankruptcy