We specialize in helping people with financial problems
Whether you are working to resolve tax debt or need help filing a protest, the experienced tax attorneys at Wiggam & Geer, LLC are here to help you. Our attorneys seek the best outcomes for individuals and businesses dealing with the IRS and state tax authorities. Wiggam & Geer tax attorneys are focused on providing you, our client, tax resolution and assistance across a wide range of issues:
Dealing with the IRS
When a person or a business has an unresolved tax debt, the IRS will not hesitate to take action. Many are surprised how quickly a tax controversy can escalate into a potential wage garnishment, bank levy, or asset levy. At Wiggam & Geer, our team of experienced tax attorneys are dedicated to protecting our clients’ interests and achieving tax relief as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Large sums of back taxes can be overwhelming, but they don’t have to be imminent. The IRS is willing to negotiate reductions in tax debt in certain situations, as well as set up payment plans. Wiggam & Geer tax attorneys are experienced at advising and representing clients through settlement negotiations in order to achieve maximum tax debt relief.
Challenging Tax Assessments
Wiggam & Geer tax attorneys are experienced at successfully challenging IRS and Georgia Department of Revenue tax assessments before the U.S. Tax Court and Georgia Tax Tribunal.
Dealing with Employment Taxes
Wiggam & Geer’s tax attorneys are proficient at payroll and employment tax issues. We represent businesses on a variety of employment- and payroll-related tax matters.
Assisting with Voluntary Compliance
Taxpayers who have unfiled tax returns can apply for Voluntary Disclosure Requests. Wiggam & Geer’s tax attorneys have effectively minimized criminal exposure and tax liability for clients filing these requests.
Avoiding Collection Freezes
The IRS can freeze funds up to the amount of an unpaid tax debt. Wiggam & Geer tax attorneys are experienced at negotiating installment agreements and obtaining Currently Non Collectible status so taxpayers can avoid collection freezes.
Advocating at Conferences and Hearings
Wiggam & Geer’s experienced tax attorneys are ready to represent clients at appeals conferences, collection due process hearings, equivalent hearings, and CAP (collection appeals program) hearings.
Filing Protests and Requests
If you have recently discovered your spouse didn’t pay taxes or feel you were wrongfully charged penalties, Wiggam & Geer tax attorneys can help you file the appropriate forms and requests. Our attorneys are experienced at filing penalty abatement requests, protests, audit reconsiderations, and requests for innocent spouse relief.
Defending Against Payroll Trust Fund Penalties
If you or your business has been charged with Trust Fund Recovery Penalties, Wiggam & Geer’s tax attorneys are ready to defend you. Our attorneys are experienced at disputing wrongful penalties as well as negotiating settlements and payment plans.
Foreign Tax Issues
Reporting Undisclosed Assets
The IRS has continued its crackdown on taxpayers with undisclosed foreign assets. Wiggam & Geer tax attorneys are skilled at helping taxpayers with undisclosed foreign bank accounts and assets, including late FBAR filings, streamlined offshore compliance procedures, and the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP).
Wiggam & Geer tax attorneys are experienced at effectively combating clients’ tax lien issues, including obtaining federal tax lien discharges and federal tax lien withdrawals.
Advising on Inheritance Issues
The experienced tax attorneys at Wiggam & Geer can help you navigate issues related to Georgia inheritance and estate taxes.
Wiggam & Geer tax attorneys work closely with clients and their CPAs to devise strategies for minimizing potential taxes, penalties, and interest.
Tax Case Results
Tax problems are more common than you think. About 26 million taxpayers currently are facing a federal or state tax issue. These taxpayers are not criminals. They are regular people with good intentions and their tax issue is due to something beyond their control. If you are facing financial issues, an illness in your family, divorce, loss of employment, or a down year for your business, you aren’t alone. Wiggam & Geer is here to help.
We are dedicated to successfully resolving your tax issue and putting your mind at ease. Although we cannot guarantee a specific result in any case, we have been able to save our clients significant amounts of money. The client successes we’ve achieved have resulted in savings of over $5 million.
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Tax Attorneys Atlanta GA
If you need help with any of these matters, call Wiggam & Geer to talk with an experienced tax lawyer at 404-609-1300 or complete the form on the right side of this page for a consultation.