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Are Wealthy Individuals More Likely to Be Audited?

Are Wealthy Individuals More Likely to Be Audited?

At NewPoint Law Group, we recognize that there are often significant misconceptions about the tax system and the tax agencies' enforcement of laws. People may take comfort or even find horror in the stories spread among family and friends. However, people are often...

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The 2017 Tax Filing Season Is Open in California

The 2017 Tax Filing Season Is Open in California

The last few days of 2016, many Californians enjoyed spending quality time with family, friends, and other loved ones. However, while those final days were for reflection and reminiscing, the turn of the calendar means that it's time to turn our attention to the...

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What Are the Risks if I Haven’t Filed Taxes in Years?

What Are the Risks if I Haven’t Filed Taxes in Years?

For an array of reasons, some taxpayers have not filed taxes in years.  Motivations for this approach to taxes vary, but some taxpayers will fail to file because they don’t think they earn enough money for the IRS or California Franchise Tax Board to notice.  Other...

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For How Many Years Can the IRS Audit My Taxes?

For How Many Years Can the IRS Audit My Taxes?

When taxpayers begin to suspect that they may have made simple or complex tax errors on past tax returns, one of the first things they want to know is whether the full range of their mistakes can be audited by the IRS, the California Franchise Tax Board, or other tax...

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