Tax

Have a tax question? Ask a tax Expert

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

I haven't filed my taxes for several year's. I know that I…

Customer Question
I haven't filed my...

I haven't filed my taxes for several year's. I know that I owe. I'm retired and on a fixed income. What is the best way to take care of this?

Accountant's Assistant: The Accountant will know how to help. Please tell me more, so we can help you best.

I'm not sure when the last time was that I filed. Up until May of 2017 I lived in Oregon. I now live in Washington. I want to take care of this but I don't know how to go about it. I really need some help.

Accountant's Assistant: Is there anything else the Accountant should be aware of?

Like what?

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Tax
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Tax Question
Answered in 20 minutes by:
3/15/2018
Tax Professional: Tax.appeal.168, Tax Accountant replied 1 month ago
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168, Tax Accountant
Category: Tax
Satisfied Customers: 4,540
Experience: 3+ decades of varied tax industry exp. Tax Biz owner
Verified

Hello. Thank you for choosing this Q&A service for assistance. My name is***** will be assisting you. I am prepping my response, which I will provide to you in the next thread(s).

-----------------------------------

Note that telephone call and other solicitations are automatically generated by the site, not the experts. If you are not interested, simply decline.

Still typing...

Ask Your Own Tax Question
Tax Professional: Tax.appeal.168, Tax Accountant replied 1 month ago

As you don't know when the last time was that you filed, you can call the IRS and ask them. Their phone number is ***** Once you determine the last year filed, you can request your Wage and Income Transcripts. The Wage and Income transcripts shows various information reported to the IRS. Now, you will also need to contact the state taxing agency to get the state related information, such as state tax withholding amounts. Once you have all of your income information, you can have the tax returns prepped and then file them.

In the next thread I will provide you with the information on how to request the transcripts, which can be done online, via telephone, or via mail.

Still typing...

Ask Your Own Tax Question
Tax Professional: Tax.appeal.168, Tax Accountant replied 1 month ago

Online:

https://www.irs.gov/individuals/get-transcript

---------------------

Via telephone (dedicated transcript request line):

(###) ###-####/p>

-----------------------

Via mail using the form 4506-T:

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f4506t.pdf

Again, these transcripts will not provide any state withholding information. You will need to contact the Oregon state Department of Revenue for state withholding information for the years in question. Their contact info is as follows:

  • Phone:(###) ###-####/li>
  • 1(###) ###-####/li>

----------------------------

In closing, my goal is to provide you with the best experience possible! Hopefully, the service that I have provided has earned a 5-star rating! Please remember to rate my service by selecting the 5 stars at the top of the screen before you leave today. Thank you in advance. If you require further assistance, use the reply box and let me know.

Ask Your Own Tax Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Tax.appeal.168 Your Own Question
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168, Tax Accountant
Category: Tax
Satisfied Customers: 4,540
4,540 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 3+ decades of varied tax industry exp. Tax Biz owner

Tax.appeal.168 is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I really was impressed with the prompt response. Your expert was not only a tax expert, but a people expert!!! Her genuine and caring attitude came across in her response...

T.G.WMatteson, IL

I WON!!! I just wanted you to know that your original answer gave me the courage and confidence to go into yesterday's audit ready to fight.

BonnieChesnee, SC

Great service. Answered my complex tax question in detail and provided a lot of additional useful information for my specific situation.

JohnMinneapolis, MN

Excellent information, very quick reply. The experts really take the time to address your questions, it is well worth the fee, for the peace of mind they can provide you with.

OrvilleHesperia, California

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Wallstreet Esq.

Wallstreet Esq.

Tax Attorney

586 satisfied customers

10 years experience

Mark D

Mark D

Enrolled Agent

1,338 satisfied customers

MBA, EA, Specializing in Business and Individual Tax Returns and Issues

Richard

Richard

Tax Attorney

4,451 satisfied customers

29 years of experience as a tax, real estate, and business attorney.

PhillipsEsq.

PhillipsEsq.

Attorney-at-Law

56 satisfied customers

B.A., M.B.A, J.D.

Robin D.

Robin D.

Senior Tax Advisor 4

15,124 satisfied customers

15years with H & R Block. Divisional leader, Instructor

Megan C

Megan C

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

8,655 satisfied customers

Licensed CPA, CFE, CMA, CGMA who teaches accounting courses at Master's Level

jgordosea

jgordosea

Enrolled Agent

2,885 satisfied customers

I've prepared all types of taxes since 1987.

< Previous | Next >

Related Tax Questions
Looking for estimated tax rate for 500,000 income in 2017.
looking for estimated tax rate for 500,000 income in 2017 … read more
Richard
Richard
Tax Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,451 satisfied customers
VA income tax return form 760, Line 16, “ Taxable Income -
VA income tax return form 760, Line 16 , “Virginia Taxable Income - Subtract Line 15 from Line 9” what are the two bubbles “DTD” and “LTD” ? Should I fill in one ?… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master\u0027s Degree
1 satisfied customers
If I'm filing an extension on my tax individual tax return
If I'm filing an extension on my tax individual tax return and don't know my tax liability, payments, balance due, or amount I'm paying for 2017 on the "Part II Individual Income Tax" section - what s… read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
4,906 satisfied customers
As an employer, do I need to withhold PA State Withholding
As an employer, do I need to withhold PA State Withholding and DE State Withholding for PA Residents working in DE … read more
Robin D.
Robin D.
Senior Tax Advisor 4
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
15,124 satisfied customers
The IRS did a follow through for 941 Withholding tax to me
The IRS did a follow through for 941 Withholding tax to me personally for a company that my ex husband owned. The IRS stated that I could do form 843 for abatement. Of course the tax amount is signifi… read more
Chad EA, CFP ®
Chad EA, CFP ®
IRS Enrolled Agent, CFP(R),
Master\u0027s Degree
2,026 satisfied customers
Should US company withhold income tax to US budget if
Should US company withhold income tax to US budget if employee (person who is in payroll) is non-resident?… read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
4,906 satisfied customers
Should US company withhold income tax when paying to
Should US company withhold income tax when paying to Individual person (who is not employee, not in payroll) if : the person is non resident of US and is not located in US AND the person renders softw… read more
Robin D.
Robin D.
Senior Tax Advisor 4
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
15,124 satisfied customers
Tax If the IRS rejects a tax return, does this affect the
Tax If the IRS rejects a tax return, does this affect the statue of limitations? For example if a 2014 return was submitted before the deadline of the 3 year statute and the IRS rejects the return, ca… read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
4,906 satisfied customers
OH State income tax - Schedule A - personal tax return line
OH State income tax - Schedule A - personal tax return line 31. 1. What is the difference between "survivorship benefits" and "pension continuation benefits"? * New client for me. * OH resident * Spou… read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
4,906 satisfied customers
I entered the federal tax withholding as my state tax
I entered the federal tax withholding as my state tax withholding. I discovered my error after I received my refund check. I actually owe $178. How do I send back the refund money? … read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
4,906 satisfied customers
IRS says for State and local taxes on 1099 misc income given
Second opinion] IRS says for State and local taxes on 1099 misc income given to contractor. If the sales taaxes are imposed on you as a buyer and collected from you by the service provider, do not rep… read more
ABC Accounting Group
ABC Accounting Group
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
824 satisfied customers
IRS says for State and local taxes on 1099 misc income given
IRS says for State and local taxes on 1099 misc income given to contractor. If the sales taaxes are imposed on you as a buyer and collected from you by the service provider, do not report the sales ta… read more
LEV
LEV
Retired
Bachelor's Degree
14,896 satisfied customers
Does New York State Taxation notify the IRS about individual
Does New York State Taxation notify the IRS about individual audits … read more
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168
Tax Accountant
4,540 satisfied customers
I received a letter from Alabama department of revenue
I received a letter from Alabama department of revenue stating that I owed taxes from 2001 2005 2007 and 2009. I've filed and paid these taxes. Doesn't the statute of limitations in Alabama apply? … read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
4,906 satisfied customers
I received notice from my state department of revenue they
I received notice from my state department of revenue they are reviewing my past two years of income tax filing. Upon further review I realize I have messed up terribly. I claimed for deductions for m… read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
4,906 satisfied customers
What rate of withholding is applicable for a domestic
What rate of withholding is applicable for a domestic partnership with 2 foreign partners upon the selling of a rental property in US. … read more
NPVAdvisor
NPVAdvisor
CFP Licensee and Practitioner
Master's Degree
180 satisfied customers
The NC Department of Revenue has filed an assessment against
The NC Department of Revenue has filed an assessment against me for failing to file my 2013 return. I thought I had filed it and had a copy in my files, so I re-filed the 2013 return. Now two months l… read more
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168
Tax Accountant
4,540 satisfied customers
I filed a tax return with the department of revenue in
I filed a tax return with the department of revenue in Oregon. They have filed a tax lied on me. The return was 2013 and I think I have audit protection from you. … read more
NPVAdvisor
NPVAdvisor
CFP Licensee and Practitioner
Master's Degree
180 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x