What Protections are Taxpayers Entitled to When They Have a Dispute with the IRS?
When taxpayers have a dispute with the IRS, they are entitled to the following minimum protections from the Appeals Office:
- Appeal disputes arising under the Internal Revenue Code, regulations and procedures;
- An explanation of the Appeals process;
- A timely conference and resolution of their dispute.
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.