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When two people file a joint tax return and the amount of taxes owed is not accurate or correctly remitted, there may be a justifiable "innocent spouse" defense. This form of tax penalty or interest relief may be granted to the spouse or party that may be innocent for a variety of reasons.
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Innocent Spouse Relief- Know Your Legal Rights and Options
There are three basic types of innocent spouse relief that apply:
Innocent Spouse Relief
- If you filed a joint return, you may be entitled to relief by separation of liability if you are no longer married, or are legally separated or; if you were not a member of the same household, that is you are living separately or estranged from the spouse with which you filed the joint return.
Relief by Separation of Liability
- The innocent party may be relieved of responsibility for paying tax, penalties, and interest if the other party was the guilty party in doing something improper or wrong on the innocent party's tax return - and the innocent party had no way of knowing the information submitted was improper or incorrect.
- If you do not qualify for innocent spouse relief or relief by separation of liability, you may still be eligible for innocent spouse relief through equitable relief. As an example, equitable relief might apply for the innocent spouse when the other spouse took money intended for paying taxes and used it for other purposes.
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IMPORTANT: Why is it so important to get an independent review of your legal tax relief options? When you call the IRS frontline collectors directly, you are typically contacting an IRS tax collector whose job is to collect information from you in order to collect on your debt. In fairness, that is their job. However, you may be facing a personal or business hardship that needs to be taken into full consideration. It's important to be apprised in advance of your legal tax relief options.
When you call the Tax Relief Helpline, you will be speaking with a BBB-A-Rated tax resolution specialist whose job it is to listen to you, understand your current situation and determine if existing tax code can be applied to help resolve your IRS debt as quickly and reasonably as possible, in a way that allows you to move on with your life and not only remove stress but quite possibly, save you a substantial amount of money as well!
"What we do is we do a very good job of helping them (taxpayers) see what their rights are according to the law and also help them to see a light at the end of the tunnel even though that the IRS can be a threatening organization, there are ways that taxpayers can be protected and get things solved with the help of experts."
— David S., Tax Resolution Specialist
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