What is the statute of limitations on income taxes?

Answer From the time you file, the IRS has three years to assess taxes, six years if income is grossly under-reported. If you don't file a return, the IRS has two years from the time you paid taxes. Fraud... Read More »

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Statute of Limitations on Back Income Taxes in California?

A brief perusal of tax websites may lead you to believe that no statute of limitations exists for payment of California taxes. One site, for instance, flatly states, "Some [states], like California... Read More »

Statute of Limitations on Owed Taxes?

Under the statutes of limitations, the Internal Revenue Service has a limited number of years in which to assess and collect delinquent taxes. Knowing the statutes of limitations is a good starting... Read More »

What Are the Statute of Limitations in Louisiana for Taxes?

Although there's no definite end to when any debt must be repaid, a statute of limitation is a defense that can be used to keep a civil case from going to trial. Every type of debt, including tax d... Read More »

What is the statute of limitations in Louisiana for back taxes?

In Louisiana the statute of limitations for back taxes is usually three years from the due date of the tax return, the date the return was actually filed or two years from the date the tax was paid... Read More »