The IRS allows people to petition and dispute interest and penalties that they have been charged for various reasons. If certain criteria is met according to the categories specified by the IRS’s you may be eligible for an abatement. An abatement is generally granted if one of three reasons which are:
There are three ways a taxpayer can present their case to the IRS for abatement; written, verbal or through IRS form 843. Each requires an explanation stating the reason and several documents to be provided to the IRS to prove your case.
The tax experts at IncometaxHelpline.com will help you compile the proper documentation, tax records and prove that the penalties should be abated based upon the IRS’s ” Reasonable Cause” rules. This will lessen your general tax obligation and make your installments more manageable.