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If $25,000 paid to IRS and chap 13 case was dismissed due to

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If $25,000 paid to IRS and chap 13 case was dismissed due to hardship, will money be deducted from balance owed IRS?
JA: What state are you in? And are you working with a local attorney?
Customer: Florida
JA: Has anything been filed in civil court? If so, what?
Customer: New Chap 13 petition
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Attorney2020 replied 1 year ago.

No unless the IRS debt was discharged. Any monies paid to the IRS will reduce the tax liability but the debt is not deducted unless actually discharged.

Was the IRS debt discharged at all?

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