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It depends on the situation. I assume that the attorney had you sign a disclaimer that taxes are often non-dischargeable.
If you did not tell the attorney that you filed the extension, then you would not have a case.
It depends on what the lawyer guaranteed you.
contract language would be important
Good question. I would have to look and see. I know that this was a concern of mine back then, and she had me press forward.
We did discuss my concerns via email
You may have a case though if you have provided the transaction list from the IRS so that the attorney could determine the proper filing date though.
That would be the one issue I would have to look deeper into
if the attorney was on notice to all filings it will help.
very helpful, thank you
also, if you had other pressures, like garnishments that you wanted stopped immediately, that is an issue too.
So, talk to the lawyer. perhaps you can work something out.
That is what i would prefer to do
Only if you get no results would i turn to the malpractice.
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