2018 Tax Considerations


Bankruptcy Lawyer Meeting with ClientsIf you’re concerned about your taxes, George R. Belche can help you understand them and explain how bankruptcy can possibly help you with them. Tax debt can be discharged in Chapter 7 or satisfied through Chapter-13 bankruptcy filing. However, it can be difficult to determine which option is right for you. For this reason, it’s important to consult with George R. Belche, Attorney at Law.

George R. Belche would like to warn you, as the year is almost over, that being vigilant about your taxes is important. Taxes, in general, can be confusing and difficult to manage. In fact, on March 21, 2018 the Internal Revenue Service published its annual “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams with a warning to taxpayers to remain vigilant about these aggressive and evolving schemes throughout the year.

The “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams for 2018 published by the IRS

  1. Phishing
  2. Phone Scams
  3. Identity Theft
  4. Return Preparer Fraud
  5. Fake Charities
  6. Inflated Refund Claims
  7. Excessive Claims for Business Credits
  8. Falsely Padding Deductions on Returns
  9. Falsifying Income to Claim Credits
  10. Frivolous Tax Arguments
  11. Abusive Tax Shelters
  12. Offshore Tax Avoidance

While the IRS works to fight against these tax scams, they also will impose heavy penalties on your for unpaid taxes as well. Allow George R. Belche to work for you to help you eliminate your tax debt or help get your penalties and interest discharged, which will reduce your overall amount owed. Contact our firm today for a free initial consultation.

George R. Belche, Attorney at Law
189 W Pike St, #103
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
(770) 963-3117