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Maybe, we just received a letter from the state of Georgia

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Maybe, we just received a letter from the state of Georgia that we owed taxes from 1997 and 1998. We have lived in Kansas since 2005 and have never received anything prior to now. I can't imagine that we owed anything at all, but we don't have our tax returns from that long ago.
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I'm Anne. I've been preparing taxes for 27 years and I'll be happy to help you with your question.
First, there is a "Statute of Limitations" after which the State of GA can not pursue you for taxes.
In most cases that Statute of Limitations is 3 years. However, if they think you committed fraud, there is NO Statute of limitation.
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Knowing that their time seems to have run out, I would call them and ask what the notice is specifically for.
You may call them at 1-***-***-**** Option #2, and ask why they are only now coming after you for such old tax returns.
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