Video: Can TV Tax Resolutions Companies Help Me?

Video: Can TV Tax Resolutions Companies Help Me?

I had a client come in last week who owed taxes for 2010 through 2015 for a total amount of $110,000, he had not paid any estimates for 2017 and he had not paid nor filed his 2016 tax return. He had already paid $6000 to one of these TV tax resolution places that have...
​ Video: Do I need a power of attorney?

​ Video: Do I need a power of attorney?

I am Ted Hoyt, board certified tax law specialist has been practicing law for over 40 years. First: What is a power of attorney? A power of attorney is a document where I appoint someone as my agent to act on my behalf when I am unable to do so, for example, I could...
Video: Do I need a revocable trust?

Video: Do I need a revocable trust?

Do I need a revocable trust? Can I qualify for Medicaid if I put my assets in a trust? I am Ted Hoyt, a board certified tax law specialist, has been practicing law for over 40 years. For 40 years national and local firms have been advertising to people to hire them to...
Living Wills and Advanced Directives

Living Wills and Advanced Directives

As we age, it becomes more and more important to ensure that our preferences regarding end-of-life care are known and respected. One legal option is to establish an advance directive such as a living will. Below is information on the types of advance directives, how...
Requesting an Appeal for an IRS Dispute

Requesting an Appeal for an IRS Dispute

There are times when taxpayers may disagree with a decision reached by the IRS. In most situations, the matter can be settled within the system. However, when the parties cannot come to an agreement, the taxpayer may choose to file with the U.S. Tax Court to appeal...