Taxpayer Assistance Orders


In this course (part of our “Coffee Hour Courses” Series) you will learn when the Taxpayer Advocate will or will not issue an assistance order and how it will provide relief for your client. 

  • Do you know what to do when your taxpayer is suffering or about to suffer a hardship because of IRS actions?
  • Do you know what the IRS would consider economic hardship?
  • Do you know how and when to use the IRS system created to provide an easy way to resolve disputes with the IRS.
  • What is the IRS employee required to consider?
  • Does it matter who is to blame?
  • Is there a penalty for using a taxpayer assistance order improperly?
By the end of the program you will have the answers to these questions and more!
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Course Length: 30 minutes

What you’ll receive: Instant access to this 30 minute video course & Handouts. There is no CE/CPE with this program.

Instructor: Lawrence Lawler, CPA, EA, CTRS, NTPI Fellow

Larry is the National Director of the American Society of Tax Problem Solvers (ASTPS). Larry has represented literally thousands of taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service and is a frequent public speaker, a writer on professional topics, and a regular trainer of tax professionals nationwide. He is a dynamic and knowledgeable speaker who offers a mix of information, personality and humor in his presentations and interviews. His audiences enjoy him as much as he enjoys speaking. He has become nationally recognized for his skills in solving tax problems, his marketing expertise, and exceptional practice management abilities. He has been a New York Certified Public Accountant since 1973. He is also a fellow of the National Tax Practice Institute. Larry is the managing partner of Lawler & Witkowski, CPAs, PC, the firm he established in 1973.