Tax Evasion Can Carry Serious Consequences

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Tax evasion, one of the most commonly committed federal crimes, carries significant financial penalties, and in some cases, jail time. A type of tax fraud, tax evasion can involve civil or criminal ...

3 Ways Professional Tax Planning Benefits Small-Business Owners

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Can an effective tax planning strategy help you avoid writing Uncle Sam another big check next year? If you’re like most small-business owners, that check you wrote the IRS last month (not to m ...

Is a Utah Offer in Compromise Right for You?

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In Utah, an offer in compromise (OIC) of tax liability may be the answer to your distressing back-tax problems. This program, which is available from the IRS, is designed to help settle old income ta ...

The Independent Contractor Tax Dilemma

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For companies that use independent contractors, tax issues can pose a major concern. Rules set forth by the IRS, the Department of Labor and the Utah Department of Workforce Services, among o ...

3 Ways a Tax Attorney Can Help You Avoid an IRS Audit

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Working with an experienced tax attorney offers a variety of benefits for individual taxpayers as well as businesses. One of the most important benefits is reducing the chance that the IRS ...

In Utah, Tax Season Brings Tax Scam Season

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Tax scams are rampant today, robbing consumers of billions of dollars every year. In fact, the Internal Revenue Service reported a 400 percent increase in tax scams during the 2016 f ...