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What can I do if there's a levy on my wages taxes?

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What can I do if there's a levy on my wages for back taxes?
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Tax.appeal.168 replied 8 months ago.

As your wages are already being levied, it will be hard to get the levy withdrawn. You can pay off the past due balance, request to be placed on a payment agreement, and claim hardship. It is still not guaranteed that the levy will be withdrawn. The only way that the levy is guaranteed to be withdrawn is to pay off the debt. If that is not possible, try claiming hardship. While they may reduce the levy, it is unlikely that they will withdraw it all together. For more information regarding a payment plan, refer to the following IRS webpage.

https://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Payment-Plans-Installment-Agreements

Levies:

https://www.irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/Levy

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