The IRS lien is actually on your rights in that account
What does that mean?
In United States v McDermott you see that even "after acquired property" can be attached
That means that once the lien is on the account, it's there I would NOT deposit money into that account
Even if the account has not been used in over 3 months?
It's not an account we have been using.
An IRS tax lien protects and secures the IRS’s rights to your property. The lien attaches to property you own when it is filed, and property you purchase later
the levy is the means of collecting, but the lien is there as long as you owe the money
they can levy agains when they want
and they are quite savvy at makng the bank scared NOT to
THe lien is permanent
UNTIL you have a paid in full or release of tax line etter to give to the bank
(sorry for the typos)
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The IRS does not need to file a Federal tax lien as a prerequisite to levying your wages, bank accounts, etc. - just the Final Notice of Intent to Levy.
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Let me know if you have other questons here, but again, they can levy again at any time, now that they have sent the final notice
Hope this has helped you
I still don't see you coming back into the chat. ... I'll move this to the "Q&A" mode ... Maybe that will help
(We can still continue a dialogue there, just not in real-time as we can here)
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Just checking back in, as I never saw you come back into the chat.
Again, I would not risk using that same account.
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