Do I really need to hire a tax attorney?

If you have unpaid tax liability or are being audited, you are not required to be represented by a tax attorney or seek advice from tax professionals. However, if you want the best possible outcome, consulting a tax law expert can help ensure that no details are overlooked during the process of resolving your tax problem or responding to a tax audit.

There are some circumstances when it’s especially important to have a tax attorney on your side. If you are a professional who must have a license, such as a medical doctor, securities broker, or an electrician, you may not be able to renew your license if you are not in compliance with state tax laws. The best first step toward resolving your tax problem is to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation with Lifeline Tax Solutions.

There are some circumstances under which it’s especially important to have a tax attorney on your side. These include owing more than $100,000 to the IRS, being self-employed, and having a particularly complex financial situation. If you have undisclosed foreign bank accounts or unreported income, expert guidance is critical. Lastly, if you are a professional who must have a license, such as a medical doctor, securities broker, or an electrician, you may not be able to renew your license if you are not in compliance with state tax laws. The best first step toward resolving your tax problem is to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation with Lifeline Tax Solutions.