My husband was a Washington state resident "on paper" as that was how our CPA was filing our taxes. I live in Idaho, we own a house here. The Idaho state tax commission audited us and sicced the Dept of Fish and gAme when they found out he'd bought a Idaho license and was technically an WA resident. Anyways what is his best defense???
Hi,His defense would be that he didn't intend to defraud the state of Idaho because he has a residence in Idaho in which he actually lives. But he ought to change his residency over, because he can't pay his taxes to Washington state if 1) he's really not living there and 2) he's looking for entitlements where he actually does live while denying taxes to the state as well.If this ends up in court or in an adminstrative hearing, he'll need a lawyer.
Sorry, so do we need a lawyer for this arraignment/ Pretrial?? he has court date today and he's panicking!!!
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