Tax Law

An Indiana Tax Lawyer Explains Injured Spouse Relief

An Indiana Tax Lawyer Explains Injured Spouse Relief

In the world of taxes, married couples are encouraged to file jointly on their income tax return. By doing this, the government provides couples with several benefits over married couples who file separately. However, filing jointly means one spouse’s return may be used to pay the other spouse’s accumulated debts. […]

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Indiana Tax Court: The Basics about Indiana Tax Cases

Indiana Tax Court: The Basics about Indiana Tax Cases

Indiana tax cases can arise under one of several Indiana tax laws. Every individual and business in Indiana is subject to various state and local taxes, but few understand the reasons behind tax disputes. Learning about the different types of tax cases, Indiana Tax Court proceedings, and having an experienced […]

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Why Do You Need Tax Lien Help in Indiana?

Why Do You Need Tax Lien Help in Indiana?

Generally, if you haven’t paid your federal, state, or local taxes at all or haven’t paid your state or federal taxes in full, you may begin to receive notices warning that a tax lien may be filed against your assets. If a governmental entity files a lien, then it has […]

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How an Indiana Tax Settlement Attorney Can Help

How an Indiana Tax Settlement Attorney Can Help

Before the weight of a tax debt becomes overwhelming, let an Indiana tax settlement attorney help get you back on track. The consequences of having unpaid tax debt range from being turned over to collection to seizure of future refunds, wage levies, and even criminal charges. Meanwhile, interest and penalties […]

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Understanding the Innocent Spouse Rule in Indiana

Understanding the Innocent Spouse Rule in Indiana

Imagine the surprise of learning your spouse has improperly reported items on your joint tax return and that the IRS is looking at you to pay back taxes, interest, and penalties. It hardly seems fair, especially if you had no idea. Fortunately, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) provides a way […]

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A Case Study of the Indiana RV Sales Tax

A Case Study of the Indiana RV Sales Tax

Consumers pay sales tax on just about everything. But which state’s sales tax do we pay? The answer can be much more complicated than you’d expect as illustrated by the Indiana RV sales tax case discussed here. Playing Fast and Loose with the Indiana RV Sales Tax For the vast […]

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Are Tax Penalties Dischargeable in Bankruptcy?

Are Tax Penalties Dischargeable in Bankruptcy?

When tax penalties and other debts force you to consider filing for bankruptcy protection in Indiana, it is important to understand the bankruptcy laws so you can proceed in a manner that most effectively and completely relieves your debts. One of the common questions asked of the Indianapolis bankruptcy lawyers […]

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The Consequences of Delinquent Taxes: IRS Passport Revocation

The Consequences of Delinquent Taxes: IRS Passport Revocation

The Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act was signed into law in 2015. In 2018, a provision of the law went into effect requiring the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to notify the U.S. Department of State of taxpayers who owe a seriously delinquent tax debt. Taxpayers might not realize that […]

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Tax Scams in Indiana

Tax Scams in Indiana

Camden & Meridew attorney Julie Camden receives calls on a regular basis from taxpayers who have been targeted for tax scams in Indiana. The suspicious contact reported has occurred by mail, email, fax, and telephone, for both individuals and businesses. Even tax professionals have reportedly been targeted. Identifying and Avoiding […]

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I Owe the IRS More Than I Can Pay. What Are My Options?

If you owe more on your taxes than you are able to pay, one path to consider in reducing your tax debt is to submit an Offer in Compromise (“Offer”). This is an agreement between you and the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) which settles your tax debt for less than […]

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