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No, I do not anticipate this being criminal. The only facts that I have are that the first OIC was agreed upon the dollar amount was paid but the 5 years of paying taxes was 2 years short. Two years and it would have been cleared.
I asked about going to an attorney but the money is not available to try to reopen the case and have the two missed years included. They missed because the money owed to the Feds was more than what could be paid due to job loss.
The reason the question is asked is can a chapter 7 be re-opened and all creditors go after the debtor if the IRS is approached to resolve the case.
the amont agreed upon with the OiC was about 100k.
they (irs) agreed to 10,000.
the question was originally for citizenship but now it seems like keeping permanent rssidence.
Sorry for the delay. I am playing 'phone tag. Fraud as not declaring income etc, no. Nor any other type of fraud. Self employed and with a varying income over the years. This goes back to the 90's.
No accountant, and when one was acquired he began the process.
As I have been told the actual IRS agent handling the case was extremely helpful.
When the first letter (I believe there were letters after OIC failure) the accountant claimed he contacted the IRS and this agent in particular. The agent stated that he did not get any message and that everything they received was via mail or phone call was transcribed and recorded.
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