Appealing the IRS’s Decision

Before you prepare a request for Appeals, contact the Law Office of Robert Thomas to decide if “Appeals” is the place for you. Robert Thomas will help select the appropriate appeal procedure and prepare your request for Appeals.  If you decide you want to pursue your dispute to Appeals, Robert Thomas will prepare the appropriate request for Appeals and mail it to the office that sent you the decision letter.

Collection Appeals Program (CAP) – Collection Appeals Program (CAP) is generally quick and available for a broad range of collection actions. However, you can’t go to court if you disagree with the Appeals decision.

Collection Due Process (CDP) – Collection Due Process (CDP) is available if you receive one of the following notices:

  1. Notice of Federal Tax Lien Filing and Your Right to a Hearing (Tax Lien Notice),
  2. Final Notice – Notice of Intent to Levy and Notice of Your Right to A Hearing, a
  3. Notice of Jeopardy Levy and Right of Appeal,
  4. Notice of Levy on Your State Tax Refund and Notice of Your Right to a Hearing (Levy Notices), and a
  5. Notice of Levy and Notice of Your Right to a Hearing. If you disagree with the Appeals decision, you may be able to take your case to court.

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IRS Payment Options
Low Income Earner Federal Guidelines
Illinois State Tax Appeals
The IRS Collection Process
Ways the IRS may Pursue Collections Against You