Grand Rapids Tax Resolution Attorneys Serving West Michigan

At Plachta, Murphy & Associates, our mission is to help our clients solve problems that could negatively affect their lives, families, businesses, and financial security. Unpaid tax debt, if not dealt with in a timely fashion, is one such threat to the things you value. For most people, dealing with tax matters is intimidating. It's often tempting to put letters from tax authorities aside to deal with “later.” If you've been in this situation, you know that the longer you wait to deal with tax issues, the harder it is to do so.

The Tax Resolution team at Plachta, Murphy & Associates helps individuals and businesses resolve their tax problems, from back taxes, interest, and penalties to dealing with Internal Revenue Service errors. We help you understand your legal rights and work with you to successfully resolve your tax issues. We know how daunting tax proceedings can be, and we do everything possible to relieve not only the burden of your tax debt, but the stress that comes with it.

Legal Support Throughout Your Michigan or Federal Tax Resolution Process

Plachta, Murphy & Associates will represent you before whatever taxing authority--city, state, or federal--you are dealing with. We help you understand what to expect, explain your options, and advocate for you every step of the way. Whatever your tax concern, you do not need to handle it alone. We are experienced in addressing a wide range of tax matters, including:

Plachta, Murphy & Associates will help you explore your options for resolving debt from income tax, payroll tax, estate and gift tax, and more. You may be able to resolve your debt for much less than you currently owe.

Compassionate Support and Dedicated Advocacy to Resolve Tax Debt

Plachta, Murphy & Associates offers you our knowledge of local, state, and federal tax law and over 20 years of experience helping clients resolve their tax issues. While our clients have expressed gratitude for the results we've achieved for them, what they most value is our personal attention and knowing we genuinely care about them. Whatever the nature or complexity of your tax issue, we invite you to contact Plachta, Murphy & Associates to schedule a consultation with a member of our Tax Resolution team.

Tax Resolution Team: Kari N. Thames, Enrolled Agent, Brian J. Plachta

Offer in Compromise

Unpaid tax debt is intimidating. At Plachta, Murphy & Associates, we help you resolve the debt and eliminate the stress that accompanies it, so that you can move forward with your life. One option for doing so is called an Offer in Compromise. Of… Read More

Filing of Old Tax Returns

No matter the reason you or your business failed to timely file tax returns, when the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) catches up with you, the outcome won’t be good. And with the IRS’ ever-improving technology, they are better able to pinp… Read More

Innocent Spouse Relief

It is sad, but true: many people who have an ongoing tax debt do not tell their spouse about it. Unfortunately, this puts the spouse in a precarious position, if they sign their name to joint tax returns and unknowingly become liable for the tax debt… Read More

Installment Agreements

If you have unpaid taxes, one of the barriers to resolving the problem may be the reality that you simply cannot pay your unpaid tax debt in full at this time. The Tax Resolution professionals at Plachta, Murphy & Associates may be able to help y… Read More

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