A Birmingham tax attorney at Meadows & Howell can help clients obtain the following types of relief from Alabama tax debt or I.R.S. tax debt:
Tax Litigation: The firm's Alabama tax attorneys handle tax cases before the U.S. Tax Court, Federal District Courts, and state courts.
Offer in Compromise: In this program, an offer is made to settle the I.R.S. tax debt, often for a fraction of the total tax debt that the I.R.S. says is owed.
Penalty Abatement: The firm's Alabama tax attorneys can seek to have the penalties eliminated that have been added to a tax debt.
Currently Not Collectible Status: If an account is placed in currently not collectible status, the I.R.S. will not pursue collections against the taxpayer unless their financial situation improves.
Innocent Spouse Relief: This relief is appropriate in situations where a spouse is being unfairly held liable for the tax debt of a spouse or former spouse.
Installment Agreement: The firm's tax Alabama attorneys can help clients set up installment agreements with the I.R.S. or State of Alabama at the lowest possible payment amount.
Levy & Wage Garnishment: The firm's Birmingham tax attorneys will work to quickly remove a bank levy or wage garnishment.
Bankruptcy: The firm's Alabama tax attorneys will evaluate which taxes can be discharged in bankruptcy, and assist with the decision on whether that is the best type of relief that is available in the client's specific case.