09 Nov 18 Audra Walter

IRS, News, Personal Taxes, Taxes,

IRS Scams on the Rise: What Taxpayers Need to Know

Americans lose billions of dollars each year to fraud, and more recently, these scammers have moved into the taxpayer’s arena. Fraudsters impersonating IRS officials have become a common problem in the United States causing havoc at the federal level by stealing refunds from unsuspecting victims. These scams may come in the form of a phone […]

06 Nov 18 Audra Walter

IRS, Taxes,

How Boxelder Consulting Will Help You Prevent and Remove a Tax Lien

Taxpayers with unpaid taxes frequently have federal tax liens filed against them. This is the Internal Revenue Service’s means of ensuring taxpayers keep up to date with their obligations. Federal tax liens are filed with the county government relevant to the area where the taxpayer lives or has registered a business. The official purpose of […]

29 Oct 18 Audra Walter

Business, Finance & accounting, IRS, Taxes,

Boxelder & Bench Combine Forces: A Comprehensive Bookkeeping Solution for Tax Resolution

Boxelder and Bench: How a Client-First Tax Resolution Firm Solved Bookkeeping ORIGINAL ARTICLE POSTED ON SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE While many tax resolution firms often leave clients to sort out their own bookkeeping, the team at Boxelder went out of their way to find solutions. But they kept hitting a wall. With […]

02 Mar 18 Boxelder Consulting


How to Survive an IRS Audit of Your Business

  How to Survive an IRS Audit of your Business 1. Limit the Scope On the Exam Letter that you receive from the IRS, there will be a year in the top right corner. This is intended to limit the scope of the audit. Typically the examiner will want to include a year in advance […]

23 Jan 18 Boxelder Consulting


Congress asked the IRS to implement a massive new law. Now it could send more than half its workers home.

In 2017, Republicans handed the Internal Revenue Service a huge task. In 2018, Congress is about to send home much of the agency’s workforce. The architects of the recently passed Republican tax law are relying on the tens of thousands of IRS employees to turn their new vision for the tax code into reality. IRS […]

19 Dec 17 Boxelder Consulting


How the GOP Tax Bill Could Become a Nightmare for the IRS

President Trump and GOP congress members have shifted their focus to a major overhaul of the tax code – the biggest in 30 years. This is a highly debated and complicated bill; but the one thing that everyone agrees on is that it will be the job of the Internal Revenue Service to enforce the […]

20 Nov 17 Boxelder Consulting

IRS, Taxes,

The Stress of Tax Debt: MIT Study Indicates Stress Can Lead to Risky Decisions

A new MIT study recently confirmed what many of us probably know, but don’t slow our brains down to recognize – that chronic stress, stress that is present over time, can lead to poor decision making. Oftentimes I speak to prospective clients that have difficulty seeing their way out of IRS tax debt. They are […]

26 Oct 17 Boxelder Consulting


IRS to Reject 2018 Tax Returns Without Health Insurance Disclosure

The IRS stated last week that it will not accept electronically filed tax returns in 2018 if taxpayers do not disclose information about their healthcare coverage. Specifically, they’re interested in knowing whether or not you have it. This comes as the Internal Revenue Service begins to prepare for the enforcement of the individual mandate provision […]

21 Oct 17 Boxelder Consulting


The IRS Seized Nearly $60,000 from an Innocent Man for Not Depositing Enough Money to His Bank Account

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes The IRS Seized Nearly $60,000 from an Innocent Man for Not Depositing Enough Money to His Bank Account The IRS and the overall government have a wide set of rules, guidelines and laws in place when it comes to banking; a lot of this is an attempt to curb criminal […]

14 Sep 17 Boxelder Consulting

IRS, Taxes,

IRS Doing Its’ Part: Tax Relief to Hurricane Victims

In the wake of tragedy, our nation always manages to come together to help those in needs. Everyone from rock stars, sports stars, movie stars, politicians, have pledged relief to those affected. Now, the IRS is doing their part to provide relief to those affected by this tragedy. The IRS announced on Tuesday that victims […]

10 Jul 17 Boxelder Consulting


Mayweather Claims He Can’t Pay 2015 Tax Liability Until Upcoming Fight vs. McGregor in IRS Petition

Image: Chris Carlson/Associated Press Boxer Floyd Mayweather Petitions IRS: Claims He Can’t Pay 2015 Tax Liability Floyd Mayweather is set to fight the UFC Irish bad-boy, Conor McGregor, on August 26th. The fight will no-doubt be one for the books. However, for Mayweather, this fight is about much more than just getting another win in […]

24 May 17 Boxelder Consulting


What’s an IRS Final Notice of Intent to Levy?

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes There it is. A certified letter from the IRS, and you have a gut feeling it probably does not contain the thousands in tax refunds you’ve always imagined. Instead it’s an IRS Final Notice of Intent to Levy. What does it mean? And why are you receiving it? IRS Letters […]