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IRS Tax Collections

 


The Internal Revenue Service awarded contracts On March 6, 2006 to three firms to participate in the first phase of its private debt collection initiative.

The firms are:

  • The CBE Group Inc., Waterloo, Iowa.
  • Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP, Austin, Texas.
  • Pioneer Credit Recovery, Inc., Arcade, N.Y.

 

Private firms will not be authorized to take enforcement actions such as liens, levies or seizures.  In addition, private firms will not be authorized to work on technical issues such as offers in compromise, bankruptcies, hardship issues or litigation.  Rather, the IRS will assign to the private firms cases in which the taxpayer has not disputed the liability. The private firms will contact taxpayers to make payment arrangements.

  • The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act applies to contractorís activity including provisions specifically applicable to IRS employees.
  • Contractors are not authorized to communicate with third parties other than the taxpayerís representative.
  • Contractors are prohibited from soliciting direct receipt of funds from taxpayers.
  • Contractors shall not base compensation on dollars collected. IRS compliance reviews will include review of employee compensation methodologies.

    Click Here for further detail on Collection Agencies for the IRS

    Tax Collections - Frequently Asked Questions

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    Question:
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    Category: Tax and Taxation Law
    Location: MI
    Subject:  Social Security Income

    Is social security income subject to lein on wages?


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    Reply:
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    Category: Tax and Taxation Law
    Location: MI
    Subject:  Re: Social Security Income

    The IRS can garnish Social Security payments for past due taxes. Usually, the maximum is 15%, but there are exceptions. You should speak with a tax attorney about this.

    I hope this helps!

    Ron Cappuccio

    www.taxesq.com

    Virtualex.com Ronald J. Cappuccio, J.D., LL.M.(Tax) 1800 Chapel Avenue West Suite 128 Cherry Hill, NJ 08002 Phone:(856) 665-2121      Fax: (856) 665-9005 Email: ron@taxesq.com

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