In a world of CPA’s, tax preparers, enrolled agents, bookkeepers and accountants, it can be confusing to know when to hire a tax attorney. After all, you’re not hiring a tax lawyer to prepare your annual income tax return. So when and why would you need a tax attorney’s services?
IRS And State Tax Disputes
First and foremost, you need a tax lawyer if you have a dispute with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) or any State Tax Agency.
Most tax disputes arise in the form of an audit of one or several past tax returns. If the IRS notifies you of an audit, you should hire a tax attorney immediately. Read more