The Taxpayer Advocate confirms it was a tough year at the IRS

This is not news to many of us. Especially if you are a tax practitioner or a taxpayer that tried to contact IRS in the past year or so. And it’s been widely publicized. It was a tough year at IRS. But a new report from the National Taxpayer Advocate (NTA) gives us some insight …

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The Taxpayer Advocate Service – When and how to get help

In case of emergency: break glass, stop drop and roll, dial 911. These are all practices that have been instilled in our minds since childhood as proper responses to a crisis situation. Personally, I just try to find an adult. But what do you do if you have a tax problem that even your CPA …

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IRS Taxpayer Advocate Employee Charged with ID Theft

An employee who worked in the IRS’s Taxpayer Advocate office in Birmingham, AL is facing multiple charges in an identity theft scheme. Four people were arrested and charged last month including Nakeisha Hall, 39, an IRS employee who worked in the Taxpayer Advocate Service office in a role that was supposed to assist taxpayers experiencing …

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