IRS Enforced Collection Actions: Challenges and Responses to Federal Tax Liens and Levies
Mitigating the Effects of Tax Liens, Navigating the Levy and Asset Seizure Process
Recording of a 90-minute CLE/CPE webinar with Q&A
This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax attorneys, CPAs and enrolled agents with a comprehensive and practical guide to navigating the process of responding to and challenging IRS collection actions, both Notice of Intent to Levy and Notice of Federal Tax Lien. The panel will discuss the lien process, detailing the stages of IRS collection activity, and provide useful tools for challenging or delaying lien proceedings. The webinar will also offer guidance on the formal appeals process, including bases for appeal, and useful tools for compiling and submitting the appeal correspondence and documentation.
- IRS enforced collection process
- Lien process
- Asset seizures
- Challenging liens
- Claiming IRS issued lien in error
- Appealing a lien filing under IRS Section 6320
- Obtaining partial or full discharge of lien
- Challenging and defending against levy action
- Assets exempt from levy
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- What is the correspondence chain leading up to enforced collection action by the IRS?
- What are the remedies and relief provisions to challenge or mitigate a tax lien?
- What are the bases of challenging tax levies and asset seizures?
- How to obtain full or partial discharge of tax liens
Venar R. Ayar, Esq.
Founder and Tax Attorney
Mr. Ayar focuses his legal practice on IRS and Michigan tax resolution for both businesses and individuals. He... | Read More
Mr. Ayar focuses his legal practice on IRS and Michigan tax resolution for both businesses and individuals. He handles a multitude of cases including defending tax audits, negotiating favorable settlements for back taxes, setting up tax payment plans, arranging release of tax liens and levies, defending criminal tax fraud cases and advising those with foreign bank accounts who have not complied with reporting requirements. He represents clients with multi-million dollar assets at stake as well as those with only thousands in assets.Close
Erica Good Pless, J.D., LL.M.
The Pless Law Firm
Ms. Pless practices primarily in the area of federal tax controversies. She represents individuals and businesses... | Read More
Ms. Pless practices primarily in the area of federal tax controversies. She represents individuals and businesses before the Internal Revenue Service, the Internal Revenue Service Office of Appeals and the United States Tax Court. She is a published author and speaker about tax law and its complexities. In addition to writing articles that were published in legal forums, she co-authored three books: The Planner’s Guide to the 2013 Income Tax Increases, The Florida Physician Advertising Book, and Estate Tax Planning in 2011 and 2012 Recent Developments and 2012 Supplement.Close