Tax relief success stories from actual clients!
You’ve seen them on TV. You’ve heard them on the radio. And you’ve read about them on our Web site. Real tax relief results from real people with real tax debt issues. For years our legal team has represented thousands of honest, hard working taxpayers who found themselves in over their head with their state or IRS tax debt, and turned to us for help. The examples below offer a glimpse into a small portion of our client base and their tax problems. We hope they excite you about your possibilities to find tax relief and inspire you to take action.
Note: These are real tax relief results by real clients. Represented savings assume taxpayer stays current with negotiated tax resolution option. Actual savings and results may vary form case to case.
Laurie H. from CA saved $57,460
StopIRSDebt.com prepared an Offer in Compromise (OIC) for the client which was accepted for $5,540 on a $63,000 individual income tax liability. Thus, the taxpayer saved $57,460.
Ibrahim A. from Texas helped with FBAR/OVDI!
StopIRSDebt.com qualified the taxpayer for the 2011 Offshore Disclosure Initiative and worked with the Criminal Investigation Department to make sure that the he would not be charged with criminal penalties. We then transferred his case out of the criminal investigation department to the civil side of the IRS and amended his tax returns for 2003-2008. We are currently waiting for the revenue agent to be assigned to the client’s case in order to work out the lowest possible penalty for the FBAR.
Michael K. from Minnesota saved $178,000
StopIRSDebt.com brought the client into compliance with the IRS and prepared an Offer in Compromise, which was accepted for $5,000 on the $183,216 individual income tax liability. Total client savings: $178,216.
Henry I. from Georgia saved $83,000
We completed the 2000-2009 federal and state of GA individual income tax returns. Because the IRS submitted SFR’s – substitute for returns – on behalf of the client, we were able to reduce the tax debt substantially and put the client on a very small affordable payment plan with the IRS to pay off the balance. Total client savings: over $83,000.
Solon M. from Connecticut saved $119,000
The client’s Offer in Compromise was accepted for $56,000 on a sales tax liability of $175,000. The amount will have to be paid over a period of 60 months, $942.60 per month, starting March 15th, 2011. Total client savings: $119,000.
Sedalia W. from Oregon saved $48,971
StopIRSDebt.com completed 1040X Amended U.S & OR tax returns. Reduced client’s balance to the IRS from $43,176 to $10,316, therefore saved client $32,860 for the federal liability. Reduced client’s balance due to the State of OR from $24,000 to $7,889, saving client $16,111. Total client savings: $48,971
Linda G. from New Jersey saved $68,890
The taxpayer owed $71,890 to the IRS. We reduced her balance down to $3,000 by submitting the Offer in Compromise and negotiating with the Revenue Officer. Total client savings: $68,890
Ashraf I. from Texas saved $444,845
The IRS audited the client and came up with additional taxable income of $444,845. We were able to put together all the necessary corporate documents and prove that the distributions to the officer were actually loans that were eventually repaid. The IRS closed the examination and voided all of their additional assessments. Total client savings: $444,845
John K. from North Carolina saved $100,000 PLUS!
The taxpayer was delinquent on his payroll tax returns and payroll deposits. StopIRSDebt.com put several holds on collections with the IRS to prevent levy actions. When the taxpayer brought his account into compliance, we were able to set up a partial pay settlement in the amount of $500 per month, thus saving the taxpayer over $100,000 of tax liability, plus additional accruals of interest and penalties.
Aliza C. from California received $24,000
StopIRSDebt.com completed 2002-2009 US and State of CA individual income tax returns and released a bank levy of $24,500.
Dieter K. saved $218,000
The taxpayer hired us from overseas, but because he was US citizen he was required to file US income tax returns and some of his income was taxable to the US. StopIRSDebt.com completed 7 years of delinquent income tax returns and other tax returns required by the IRS for foreign persons and reduced his tax debt from $218,000 down to $0.
Michel C. from GA saved $190,000
We stopped collection actions and negotiated a Currently Non Collectible status on a $190,000 individual income tax liability. The taxpayer will not have to pay anything to the IRS.
Douglas L. from CA saved $50,000 PLUS!
The taxpayer was not in compliance. StopIRSDebt.com brought his account into compliance by filing his 2007 and 2008 tax returns. Then, we set up a partial pay installment agreement of $150 per month on the $76,196 balance owed. The taxpayer is going to save about $50,000plus penalties and interest, which will almost double the amount saved!
Leslie L. from Minnesota saved $35,000
The taxpayer incurred a tax liability with the IRS as a result of an audit. The IRS assessed him additional penalties and interest on top of the principal balance. StopIRSDebt.com negotiated abatement of penalties for failure-to-file and failure-to-pay and related interest, thus reducing taxpayer’s balance from $64,000 to $29,000. We put the remaining balance of $29,000 on a partial installment agreement of $250 per month.
Kelli A. from Texas saved over $300,000
The taxpayer incurred tax liability with the IRS because she had an early distribution from her retirement account. We were able to take client’s account out of collections with the IRS and negotiate a partial pay installment agreement in the amount of $58 per month on a $333,000.00 individual income tax liability. Total savings if taxpayer stays current with payment arrangement: over $300,000.
Barry M. from Louisiana saved $3,500 per month
The taxpayer had his wages being garnished by the IRS for about 4-5 months, in the amount of $3,500-$4,000 from his pay check every month. StopIRSDebt.com was able to stop the garnishment, thus saving the client $3,500-$4,000 per month. We also released his bank levy (the bank was holding $6,500).
Harlan M. from California saved $309,370
StopIRSDebt.com completed 2000-2009 US and State of CA and UT income tax returns. By filing these returns we reduced the taxpayer’s balance for the IRS from $303,620 to $0, and reduced the State of CA tax liability from $5,750 to $0.
Clifford J. from Alabama received $5,000
StopIRSDebt.com completed 2003-2009 US and State of AL income tax returns and released a 1099-MISC (self-employment) income levy (the taxpayer was owed $5,000 by his vendor).
Larry M. from Arizona saved $78,000
We completed the client’s tax returns, reducing client’s balance from $110,000 to $32,000. After that we also abated some penalties saving client even more money!
Cynthia D. from Maryland saved $56,052
StopIRSDebt.com filed and amended the client’s tax returns to add more business deductions, thus reducing the outstanding federal liability by $56,052!
John S. from Delaware saved $537,480
StopIRSDebt.com filed the client’s tax returns, stopped all collection action on his accounts and reduced his balances from $588,206 to $50,726, saving the client $537,480.
Travis L. from Texas saved $25,000
StopIRSDebt.com released a bank levy and amended the taxpayer’s tax returns, reducing client’s federal tax liability by $25,000.
Vincent G. from California saved $30,000
StopIRSDebt.com released a monthly wage garnishment and negotiated a partial pay installment agreement of $100 per month on a $40,000 tax liability. The taxpayer saved about $30,000.
Keronn W. from Illinois saved $170,000
StopIRSDebt.com stopped all federal collection action and settled the taxpayer’s $177,000 tax liability with a partial pay installment agreement of $250 per month. Total client savings: $170,000.
Robert S. from Ohio saved $189,344
StopIRSDebt.com designed a strategy around the statute expiration dates so that client could walk away from more than $60,264 in taxes. Negotiated a $100 Installment Agreement for client’s state liability, and got the $5,000 Offer in Compromise accepted on the remaining liability of $134,080. Total savings for client: $189,344.
Mazon H. from Nevada saved $29,000
StopIRSDebt.com represented the client before the State of Nevada Administrative Judge for a sales tax issue. We were able to prove that client wasn’t responsible for penalties and interest, and saved the client $29,000.
Misty M. from Texas saved $57,000
StopIRSDebt.com stopped all collection action on the account and settled client’s liability of $90,000 with a partial installment agreement of $300 per month. Total client savings: $57,000.
Stan S. from Connecticut saved $27,000
StopIRSDebt.com set up an Installment Agreement for $500 per month even though the IRS determined that the client could afford to pay the outstanding balance of $30,000. Total savings for client: $27,000.
Larry C. from California saved $24,289
The IRS accepted the Offer in Compromise we prepared on the clients behalf for $13,711 on a $38,000 liability, thus saving the client $24,289.
Julie J. from Missouri saved $87,000
StopIRSDebt.com placed client on currently non collectible status, thus eliminating the $87,000 federal tax liability.
David H. from California saved 50%
StopIRSDebt.com worked with the IRS Appeals division to lower the client’s $3,500 monthly payment plan down to $1,467 per month, thus reducing the client’s liability in half.
Frank T. from Ohio saved $44,000
StopIRSDebt.com stopped the client’s wage garnishment, removed the lien on the client’s property, and expedited the client’s statute of limitations, saving the client $43,868.
David H. from California saved $220,000
StopIRSDebt.com expedited the statute of limitations, dismissing the client’s $220K tax liability.
John B. from North Carolina saved $13,000
StopIRSDebt.com abated $12,836 in penalties assessed to the client.
Mark D. from Tennessee saved $62,127
Saved client $62,127 by expediting the statutes of limitations on his liabilities.
James G. from New England saved $62,451
StopIRSDebt.com filed the client’s tax returns, reducing the liability from $79,000 to $16,549. Total client savings: $62,451.
Michael S. from Indianapolis saved $59,000
StopIRSDebt.com expedited $59,000 of tax liability, setting up a small installment agreement of $143 per month on the remaining balance.
Brad B. from Washington saved $239,000
StopIRSDebt.com filed the client’s tax returns, reducing client’s liability from $318K to $79K. Total client savings: $239,000.
Andrew L. from Connecticut saved $19,062
StopIRSDebt.com submitted documents to disprove the client’s assessed IRS audit, thus reducing the client’s balance from $19,893 to $831. Client saved $19,062.
Raquel A. from California saved $215,404
Client owed $250,000 to the IRS. We completed the Offer in Compromise for $34,596 and negotiated its acceptance. Client saved $215,404.
Marten B. from California saved $34,986
Client initially owed $37,986 to the IRS. We completed and negotiated the acceptance of a $3,000 Offer in Compromise, saving the client $34,986.
Marla H. from New Mexico saved $68,975
Client owed $68,975 to the IRS. We took her account out of collections and negotiated a currently non collectible status, thus saving the client all of the liability.
Troy G. from North Carolina saved $48,263.
Client initially owed $33,485 to the IRS. We completed the Offer in Compromise for $5,222 and negotiated its acceptance. We also negotiated the acceptance of a $10,000 Offer for the State of North Carolina on a total debt of $30,000. Savings for both the State and Federal liabilities was $48,263.
David B. from California saved $9,000
We brought client’s account into compliance by filing delinquent tax returns, released his continuous monthly wage garnishment, and set up a partial payment plan of only $60 per month on a $12,000 liability. Total client savings: $9,000.
Michael H. from Georgia saved $72,000
StopIRSDebt.com negotiated ‘currently non collectible’ status on a $72,000 federal payroll tax liability, thus eliminating the tax debt for the client.
Duain C. from California saved $285,645.
StopIRSDebt.com filed all of the client’s delinquent tax returns, brought his account into compliance and settled his debt for $5,000, thus saving the taxpayer $285,645.00
Jerry W. from Texas saved 78%
Client owed $4,423 in back taxes and was always receiving collection letters from the IRS. We stopped the collection process and settled the client’s debt for $1,000, thus saving client $3,423.
Joseph H. from Pennsylvania saved $272,880
StopIRSDebt.com negotiated a $202 partial payment arrangement on a $285,000 tax liability, thus saving the client more than $272,880.
Margo A. from South Carolina saved $14,000
StopIRSDebt.com negotiated an Offer in Compromise of $3,000 accepted on a $17,000 federal tax liability. Total client savings: $14,000.
Paul N. from Texas saved $192,365
The IRS had assessed a $247,449 liability against the client. We brought the taxpayer into compliance and reduced his balance to $55,084. Total client savings: $192,365.
John G. from New York saved $192,000
StopIRSDebt.com completed the client’s federal and state income tax returns, released a bank levy of $14,000 and monthly wage garnishment, reduced federal tax liabilities from $14,000 to $0 with an expedited receipt of federal tax refunds, and lastly reduced the state of NY tax liability from $180,000 to $2,820. Total client savings: $192,000.
Richard A. from California saved $293,316
StopIRSDebt.com filed the client’s tax returns for 8 years, and reduced client’s balance by $293,316.
Matthew S. from Gerogia saved $8,500
StopIRSDebt.com negotiated an Offer in Compromise for $1,500 on a $10K liability, thus saving the client $8,500.
Pamela L. from Texas saved $43,092
Expedited statute of limitations for $43,092 of individual income tax liability, thus eliminating the debt entirely.
Darrin M. from California saved $12,000
StopIRSDebt.com stopped all collection actions from the State Board of Equalization and settled client’s $16,000 sales tax debt with an offer in compromise of $4,000. Total client savings: $12,000.