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Owe IRS Back Taxes? What Denver Residents Need to Know About Currently Non Collectible

If you owe the IRS back taxes, the IRS might assess your financial situation and decide that you cannot pay back taxes, placing your account into a Currently Not Collectible (CNC) status. The IRS has helpful information discussing all the in’s and out’s if you owe the IRS back taxes. However, while your account is […]

Are Millennials Terrified of the IRS? Why? Is the Fear Justified?

The statistics are in: more than any other generation, millennials do everything they can to avoid dealing with the IRS. According to information from NerdWallet and Bloomberg, millennials, those between the ages of 18 and 34, are the most afraid of filing their taxes compared with all other ages. They think they will overpay, underpay […]

7 Common Mistakes People Make When They Owe The IRS

If you receive a tax bill for $10,000 or more, and you owe the IRS, you might be shocked and frozen: what steps should you take? In your frustration, you can easily make disturbingly common mistakes that could even cost you more down the road. Read on for these common errors and how you can […]

Denver Tax Expert Reveals 7 Terrifying but True Facts about Tax Day

April 15th (April 18th this year) — just the mention of the date causes many adults to react with distaste, if not outright disgust. However, once you read these seven terrifying but true facts about Tax Day, you might be even more dismayed (or possibly just impressed) by Americans’ curious and emotionally fraught relationship with […]

IRS Getting You Down?

Is the IRS liability getting you down and leaving you drained emotionally, physically, and financially? Let us at Highland Tax Group, Inc. go to work for you on your IRS issue. We’re here when you need us!! Don’t let the IRS get you down, and more importantly, don’t hesitate to call us at 720-398-6088.  Happy […]

When Someone You Love Dies, and You Inherit the Debt, What Tools Can You Use to Fight Back?

As if coping with grief after the loss of a loved one isn’t difficult enough, you might be suddenly saddled with the person’s debts. However, a debt collector might attempt to collect a debt from you even if it’s not your responsibility. Increasingly, seniors face this challenge, according to a study from the University of […]

5 Tips on How to Avoid IRS Scams in 2016

April 15 is just around the corner, and millions of U.S. consumers and business owners are furiously working on their returns and brainstorming how to minimize tax liabilities. Frustratingly, thousands of scammers think of “tax season” as a kind of “hunting season” – a time to target vulnerable, anxious and unsuspecting consumers hoping for refunds. […]

Scams Relating to Your IRS Refunds Continue . . .

New news regarding scams concerning IRS refunds. We deal with this sort of thing too frequently. Please beware of the following: “This new version of a very old scam goes like this. The scammer calls you up and says that they have the return and you’re almost finished, he or she just needs a few […]

The Different Types of Debt You Leave Behind When You Die – Part 2

When you pass away, you hope to leave your heirs with a positive legacy, both personal and financial. But your best-laid plans could go wrong, especially if economic upheaval or unanticipated and extensive medical bills hit you hard. What should you do if you are worried about saddling your heirs with debt? In Part 1, […]

The Different Types of Debt You Leave Behind when You Die – Part 1

You want to plan for your heirs, leaving them with a financial legacy and possibly even giving to charity upon your passing. But what if the economic downturn of 2007 and 2008 deeply affected you? Can you avoid leaving debt to your heirs? This blog will address what happens to your mortgage and credit card […]