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I was insoulvant in 2011 and my account took an nol forward

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I was insoulvant in 2011 and my account took an nol forward for 150,000 and it should have never been done , the state just billed me 26,000 for the carry forward is the account responsible for it or me
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 9 months ago.

Generally - that is your choice to hire someone OR to prepare your tax return by yourself.

From taxing authorities prospective - you are responsible - and they will collect from you regardless if you use an accountant or prepare by yourself.
Your relations with the accountant is a civil matter and based on your agreement.

Expert:  Lev replied 9 months ago.

If the service was not provided correctly - You definately may expect that the accountant will compensate you for damages.

However - that would be between you and accountant - so you first step is to demand the compensation for damages - and try to negotiate.

If that doesn't work out - your only option to sue the accountant.

Sorry for your situation.

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