Represent low income individuals in disputes with the IRS. LITCs are independent from the IRS but receive some of their funding from the IRS through the LITC grant program.
Primary geographic focus: NATIONAL
Organization type(s): Government
Acronym or short name: LITC
Tags: Consumer Protection
Low Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs) represent low income individuals in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service, including audits, appeals, collection matters, and federal tax litigation. LITCs can also help taxpayers respond to IRS notices and correct account problems. LITC services are free or low cost for eligible taxpayers. LITCs are independent from the IRS but receive some of their funding from the IRS through the LITC grant program.
CONTENT MENTIONING/INVOLVING THIS SOURCEBlog Post Martha Bergmark
April 14, 2014
Civil legal aid groups, their lawyers and volunteers play an important role in protecting low-income taxpayers against abuse by tax preparers and minimizing the drain from taxpayers pocketbooks.
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