The adventures & musings of an Enrolled Agent representing clients in Tax Controversy cases at the Neighborhood Christian legal clinic - Low Income Taxpayer Clinic.

Indianapolis, Indiana

Can’t Pay the IRS? You May Qualify for Currently Not Collectible Status

Can’t Pay the IRS? You May Qualify for Currently Not Collectible Status

There are times where you agree you owe the IRS, but you can’t pay due to your current financial situation. If the IRS agrees you can’t both pay your taxes and your reasonable living expenses, it may place your account in Currently Not Collectible (CNC) status. While your account is in CNC status, the IRS generally won’t tryRead more about Can’t Pay the IRS? You May Qualify for Currently Not Collectible Status[…]

Yes, Your Social Security, Railroad Retirement, or Military Retirement Can Be Levied by the IRS

Yes, Your Social Security, Railroad Retirement, or Military Retirement Can Be Levied by the IRS

In July 2000, the IRS, in conjunction with the Department of the Treasury, Bureau of Fiscal Service (BFS), started the Federal Payment Levy Program (FPLP) which is authorized by Internal Revenue Code Section 6331 (h), as prescribed by the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 Section 1024. Through this program, we can collect your overdue taxesRead more about Yes, Your Social Security, Railroad Retirement, or Military Retirement Can Be Levied by the IRS[…]