Penalty & Interest Abatement
The IRS has the power to collect additional penalties and interest on
unpaid taxes. Sometimes, they will fail to follow appropriate procedures
in assessing the amounts owed and will charge too much interest or
charge unlawful penalties against the taxpayer. It is possible to owe a
penalty for a failure to file, a failure to pay your taxes, or a failure
to report all your income.
At The Barrister Group, L.C., our attorneys can provide you with the
legal experience and skill you need to effectively negotiate reductions
in penalties and/or interest.
The are a number of situations that allow you to seek abatement
(reduction) of penalties, including health care issues, mounting medical
bills, or other unforeseen circumstances. If you meet certain criteria,
our attorneys can help you reduce or eliminate penalties and interest
accumulating on your tax debt. We also have helped clients seek
abatement in circumstances when they had no knowledge of the unpaid
taxes. If the IRS did not inform you of your tax debt, you may be able
to get abatement of your penalties and/or interest. Our attorneys can
assist you in identifying a “reasonable cause” and negotiating with the
Contact The Barrister Group, L.C. to ensure that you pay no more to the
IRS than you are absolutely required to by law.