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Wage Garnishment

Tampa Wage Garnishment Attorney

Wage Garnishment on Tax Debt

Did you know that up to 90% of your salary can be withheld and sent to the IRS on every paycheck! When the IRS has tried to collect back taxes unsuccessfully, they will begin to seize assets. By not opening letters or returning phone calls they will take the next step. This process is called a "levy."

When they attach wages, it's called a wage garnishment. Wage garnishment (officially called a Wage Levy) can be the most stressful and humiliating of all collection tactics. The IRS does this to force taxpayers into compliance. Almost nothing is worse than having your wages garnished by an IRS wage garnishment.

By acting quickly in contacting Tampa IRS tax relief attorney Brian Loughrin, we can work towards preventing or stopping wage garnishment. When the IRS files a wage garnishment, the taxpayer's employer must intercept a percentage (up to 90%) of each of your paychecks, and then forward that percentage to the IRS.

Wage garnishments remain in effect until the taxpayer's IRS back taxes are paid in full, or a formal release is negotiated with the IRS. The amount of money that the IRS can withhold is based on a variety of factors, such as whether or not the taxpayer is married or the number of dependents.

Help Stopping Wage Garnishment by the IRS

Our office realizes that the loss of income can be destructive and devastating to individuals and families. Immediately upon retention, we start negotiations with the IRS for a release. In most cases we get wage garnishments stopped on our first contact with the IRS. If not, we will find out what is required to end the wage garnishment. In most instances we get these garnishments released before our client's next paycheck!

Contact a Tampa wage garnishment attorney today for help with stopping your paycheck from being garnished.

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    Brian T. Loughrin

    Tax Relief Lawyer

    Brian Loughrin is an experienced and knowledgeable tax attorney* who has represented clients for nearly 20+ years. His particular expertise in the area of IRS tax law coupled with his unique dedication to his clients' property rights have enabled him to secure successful results in numerous cases. His admission before the United States Tax Court (and US Supreme Court) allows him to see your tax matter thru to the highest levels as may be necessary. No matter the particular circumstances of your ...
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    Shelley

    Legal Assistant

    Shelley received her B.S. in Occupational Therapy from the University of Oklahoma and spent years working as an Occupational Therapist before completing her Master’s Degree in Health Administration also from the University of Oklahoma (Go Sooners!). She later worked as a Rehabilitation Director before transitioning to tax controversy. She is currently studying to become an Enrolled Agent so that she can more fully assist clients before the IRS. Shelley says transitioning from the medical field ...
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    Garrett

    Receptionist/Intake Specialist

    Garrett is a student at Hillsborough Community College where he is studying Accounting. Previously, he worked for an electronics manufacturer as a Quality Assurance Inspector and Auditor. He achieved several QA certifications before joining Tampa Tax Relief. Garrett’s prior experience provides him with the necessary skills to assist the legal team. Garrett’s hobbies include Esports, working out, hunting, and listening to music. Garrett@TampaTaxRelief.com
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