Tax Controversy & Tax Resolution

Tax regulations and compliance can quickly become complicated when a single misstep or ambiguous interpretation leaves you in the middle of a tax controversy, feeling overwhelmed about the next steps. At Strategic Tax Planning, our dedicated team of CPAs and tax professionals have the experience to guide you through the tax disputes you face.

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Tax Controversy & Tax Resolution

Tax regulations and compliance can quickly become complicated when a single misstep or ambiguous interpretation leaves you in the middle of a tax controversy, feeling overwhelmed about the next steps. At Strategic Tax Planning, our dedicated team of CPAs and tax professionals have the experience to guide you through the tax disputes you face.

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IRS Tax Controversy

Navigating an IRS dispute demands in-depth understanding of tax regulations and meticulous documentation. We will sift through your records to uncover potential discrepancies, so that we can confidently represent you in every interaction, from initial inquiries to formal IRS appeals. 

Whether you’re facing a minor correction or hefty tax deficiency, we leverage our deep understanding of tax code and audit procedures to negotiate the most favorable resolution, safeguarding your finances and minimizing penalties.

State Tax Controversy

State tax regulations present their own unique complications with how much they can vary from federal regulations and from state to state. Our team has extensive experience with state tax law, ensuring that we can effectively advocate for you. 

Whether negotiating lower assessments, securing refunds, or ensuring compliance, we will work to protect your financial interests throughout the process.

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See How R&D Credits Can Benefit You

Find out how to maximize your research and development (R&D) credit benefits. Our process is focused on transparency, client service, and deep technical expertise.
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Step 1: Request Complimentary Analysis

Get a free initial consultation to discuss your business's ambitions. After the call, we will request some limited additional information to help us refine your estimated credit benefits. This step usually takes 1-2 hours of your time. 

Step 2: Receive Proposed Scope of Work

After we evaluate the information gathered, we develop an estimated benefit and lay out the R&D study methodology that will best suit your business, along with the associated timeline and fees.

Step 3: Claim Your Credits

Once the full scope of work is agreed to, we request additional information and conduct interviews in order to determine the final amount of R&D costs under section 174 for the R&D credit. We create a detailed deliverable to support the results, including substantiation for the activities included as R&D.

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Take Control of Your Tax Disputes with Strategic Tax Planning

The intricacies of tax compliance can leave you feeling lost, but our team at Strategic Tax Planning can guide you through your tax disputes from start to finish. As experienced advocates, we can help you navigate IRS audits, state tax disputes, and even criminal tax charges.

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If you wish to take control of your financial situation, call Strategic Tax Planning at (202) 455-6010 or fill out our contact form.

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FAQs

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What are common types of tax controversy?

There are many ways that you might catch the attention of the tax authorities, Some common types of tax controversy include: Tax audits Inaccurate or erroneous tax reporting Unsupported business and trade expenses Unsupported charitable deductions Enforcing summons Failure to file Fairlure to pay And more

How long can the IRS come after you?

The IRS generally has 10 years from the date your tax was assessed to collect both the tax and any accrued interest and penalties.

What are the options for resolving a case after an audit?

Some options you can take after receiving a tax audit include an offer in compromise, an installment agreement, and filing for an appeal. Deciding the right option for you depends on your circumstances. Be sure to consult a tax professional.

View Insights From Our Team

Explore our curated list of downloadable PDFs and other resources for more information. 

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Join Erin Savery, CPA, MST, for a recorded webinar on this new compliance requirement for more than 30+ million businesses in the US. During the event, Erin will break down the key insights and implications of the CTA.

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