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Customer: I received a tax assessment as I filed and paid my NYS taxes for 2014 on October 12, 2015
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Customer: However, I think I had a reasonable cause for filing in October as I was pregnant with expected due date on May 5, 2015
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Tax Professional: Lane, JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS replied 1 year ago
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Hi,...I agree that you had reasonable cause ... SO many times those that simply procrastinate or relied on bad advice from a non-professional ask for penalty abatement for reasonable cause and are not successful....But health issues are one of the things that DO get consideration....20 NYCRR § 536.1(c), entitled “Penalties and interest,” provides for waiver of penalties if a taxpayer’s failure to pay “was due to reasonable cause and not due to willful neglect.
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Finally, 20 NYCRR § 2392.1(d)(5) provides the following general test for determining whether the failure of a taxpayer to pay tax was due to reasonable cause:...“Any other ground for delinquency which would appear to a person of ordinary prudence and intelligence as a reasonable cause for delay and which clearly indicates an absence of willful neglect may be determined to be a reasonable cause.”...I would use these citations in your request AND provide specific details and any documentation possible of the difficulties and pther health issue in your request....Please let me know if you have any questions at all....If this HAS helped, and you DON’T have other questions … I'd appreciate a positive rating (using the faces or stars on your screen, and then clicking “submit That’s the only way JustAnswer will credit us for the work here....Thank you!Lane……I hold a JD (Juris Doctorate, the law degree), with concentration in Tax Law, Estate law & Corporate law, an MBA, with specialization in finance & tax, as well as CFP® and CRPS designations. - I’ve been providing financial, Social Security & Medicare, estate, corporate & tax advice since 1986.
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