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IRS Seizures: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

In Levy, Seizures by Jason B. FreemanLeave a Comment

Along with tax penalties and tax lien filings, the IRS’s ability to seize a taxpayer’s property is one of its most potent weapons to encourage tax compliance.  That is, in part, what makes a recent report from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (“TIGTA”) on IRS property seizures particularly troubling.     Among other things, TIGTA’s review indicated that …