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FTB levy.
, I live and work in Germany since 1990. I

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Customer: ***** *****, FTB levy...
Customer: ***** *****, FTB levy.
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Customer: I live and work in Germany since 1990. I pay the morgage for my mother's home in California. My domicile and tax home is germany.
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Customer: They levied my bofa account for 5000 for 2012 and 2013, because of mortgage interest paid.
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FTB may not levy your bank account just because you paid the mortgage interest...

I feel there are some additional facts missing here.

Most likely - they "think" that you are a resident of California - and there some facts which made them to believe so...

If you previously was a resident of California and your residency has been changed - you would need to provide evidence of your new residency.

But if there are some ties to California - for instance if you keep your CA driver's license - it woudl be harder to proof.

I woudl appreciate if you provide additional information regarding you prior and current residency and evidences you may provide to support your position.

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