Q: We made 12 calls to the IRS for pymt arrangement and made payments towards tax bills but they still filed a tax lien.
Every time we called for a payment arrangement they said wait 30 days and call us back because they had not processed our returns. In the mean time we paid $350/month towards $29,000 from 2017 audit and 2018 and 2019 taxes. We got a payment arrangement and after that they filed a tax lien. Is this legal?
A: The IRS can file a tax lien if your debt is over a certain amount and/or if you are not having the payments direct debited from your account.
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