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I had my first encounter with a private debt collector attempting to collect on a tax debt for a client this week.  In short, I was assisting a client who had not filed taxes for several years and whose account had been transferred to Pioneer, one of the four contracted private collection agencies of the IRS.  The client was an ideal candidate for currently not collectible (CNC) status because of economic hardship.  However, I was…
Tax Relief is Stress Relief After announcing to a new acquaintance that I’m in law school, almost invariably the next question is always, “Oh, what kind of law do you want to practice?”.  From the very start, I have been fortunate to know that my future is in tax law.  I was offered a rare opportunity to work alongside a local tax attorney in my town for over three years as I prepared to enter…