Frequently asked questions

Can ASISTA Tax Represent Me In Front Of The IRS?

Yes! By assigning us Power of Attorney, our team of seasoned tax veterans can go to bat for you against the IRS. Whether you need representation in tax court after an IRS audit, to defend yourself against tax fraud claims, or negotiate tax relief, Community Tax is ready to fight in your corner. Contact us for a free consultation to learn how we may be able to get you out of hot water with the IRS—while saving you hundreds of dollars in tax attorney fees.

What Is The Fresh Start Initiative?

Once known as the Fresh Start Program, the Fresh Start Initiative is not a program in itself, but rather a series
of changes to current IRS Collection procedures and policies. It’s designed to help both individual taxpayers
and small businesses attempting to settle an overdue tax liability. This agreement gives qualified individuals
the ability to pay off their taxes in smaller, more manageable amounts over a period of time, with limited

How Do I Apply For A Fresh Start With The IRS?

You can apply for a Fresh Start with the IRS directly or with the help of a tax professional. The Fresh Start application can take several months to get approved for if you choose to go it alone. With the help of a Community Tax expert on your side, we can help expedite the process so you can get your Fresh Start debt resolved as soon as possible.

Can I Request An Offer In Compromise On My Own?

Filing for an IRS Offer in Compromise is complex; as such, it behooves those looking to find the best arrangement with the IRS to use a tax professional. There are various forms required, and the huge levels of documentation can make the process more complicated for those not well- versed in tax filings.