Innocent Spouse Relief

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Avoid Interest and Penalties for Joint Tax Returns in Florida

Entering into a marriage brings a lot of tax benefits, but it also holds both partners accountable when tax problems arise. Ignoring notices from the IRS will only hurt your case, so seek guidance from a Tampa tax attorney who can help you out of this situation.

We understand that this is a very stressful time for you and your family – that’s why we are committed to doing everything we can to help. We have been in your place and can relate to what you are going through, which helps us be of greater service to you.

Let us help you avoid additional tax, interest, and penalties for someone else’s mistake. Contact us at (813) 229-7100 or online to schedule a free consultation with a Tampa innocent spouse relief lawyer.

What Is Innocent Spouse Relief?

When you file a joint tax return with your spouse, you are legally liable for the taxes due on that return as well as any subsequent interest or penalties that accrue. You may be able to protect yourself from penalties by seeking innocent spouse relief.

You may qualify for innocent spouse relief if you are:

Get the Knowledge of a Skilled Professional

Read Attorney Darrin T. Mish’s “IRS Battle Guide” to learn more about the ins and outs of tax legalities.

How The Law Offices of Darrin T. Mish, P.A. Can Help

If the IRS is seeking taxes from you because of a spouse’s mistake or fraud, it is important to act fast. The IRS enforces that individuals request innocent spouse relief no more than two years after their first attempt to collect the tax.

If you believe you may be a candidate for innocent spouse relief, our firm can help. We are experienced Tampa tax attorney who have helped countless clients avoid harsh punishments from the IRS. Let us help you find the right solution for you and your family.

Benefits of Hiring a Tax Resolution Attorney

Dealing with tax issues can be stressful and overwhelming, especially if you’re facing penalties or legal action from the IRS. That’s where an experienced Tampa tax resolution attorney can help. Here are some of the benefits of hiring a tax resolution attorney:
  • Expert guidance and advice:
    A tax resolution attorney has in-depth knowledge of tax laws and regulations, and can provide you with expert guidance and advice on how to resolve your tax issues.
  • Protection against IRS actions:
    A tax resolution attorney can protect you from IRS actions such as wage garnishments, bank levies, and property seizures.
  • Negotiation with the IRS:
    A tax resolution attorney can negotiate with the IRS on your behalf to settle your tax debts, reduce your penalties, and develop a payment plan that works for you.
  • Peace of mind:
    Hiring a tax resolution attorney can give you peace of mind knowing that your tax issues are being handled by a professional who has your best interests in mind.
If you’re facing tax issues, don’t hesitate to contact the Law Offices of Darrin T. Mish, P.A. Our Tampa tax resolution attorneys have helped countless individuals and businesses resolve their tax problems and achieve financial stability. Schedule a free consultation today to learn how we can help you.

Am I Eligible for Innocent Spouse Relief?

If there was an error in your joint tax returns. You must request it from the IRS and it can take as long as six months to complete — there is even a possibility that it will be denied.

Below are five rules about qualifying for innocent spouse relief:

  • 1
    Taxes must have been filed jointly.
  • 2
    The error must have been due to your spouse or ex-spouse.
  • 3
    You must be able to prove your innocence in the tax error.
  • 4
    The circumstances must be compelling or convincing.
  • 5
    Submit your request for innocent spouse relief no later than 2 years after the IRS started to collect the tax from you.
There may be some exceptions to the fifth rule — if you believe you need to apply for innocent spouse relief or are unsure if you qualify, reach out to our attorney at the Law Offices of Darrin T. Mish, P.A.

When Is Innocent Spouse Relief the Answer?

Innocent spouse relief can help in situations such as:
If you are facing additional taxes, interest, or penalties for a tax error caused your spouse or ex-spouse, reach out to an experienced innocent spouse relief lawyer in Tampa near you at the Law Offices of Darrin T. Mish, P.A.
Learn how our innocent spouse relief attorney in Tampa can help you. Call (813) 229-7100 or contact us online today!
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