IRS Problem Solver Attorney Mary King Discusses New Issues For Filing 2014 Tax Returns
Jan 12, 2015
Attorney Mary E. King appeared on the talk radio show Money For Lunch to discuss new considerations taxpayers must deal with when filing their 2014 tax returns.
Chief among the concerns were the changes made to many tax forms to include additional information for the implementation of the Affordable Healthcare Act often referred to as ACA or Obamacare.... read story...
Tax Attorney Mary King Wins Two Awards At The EXPYS
May 12, 2014
IRS Tax Relief Attorney Mary King has Won Two Awards at The 2014 National Association of Experts, Writers and Speaker Awards.
Attorney Mary King With Kevin Harrington of "Shark Tank"
Mary King, owner of the Law Office of Mary King P.L. In Sarasota Florida, received an Award for her contribution as an expert author of Protect And Defend. In the bo... read story...
Florida Tax Attorney Mary King Joins Elite MasterMind Group, The X-Group
May 08, 2014
Mary King, attorney and tax lawyer, was recently selected to be a part of the exclusive “X-Group” – a new Dicks + Nanton Ultimate Celebrity Expert® Mastermind group.
Sarasota, Fla. – May 8, 2014 – Best-selling author Mary King, a tax attorney and frequent public speaker for civic organizations, is proud to announce that she has been accep... read story...
Florida Tax Attorney Mary King Now Taking IRS Criminal Defense Cases
Mar 01, 2014
Sarasota Florida Based IRS Tax Defense Attorney Mary E. King Esq., has expanded practice areas to include representing clients for criminal tax cases.
The IRS resolution law firm Law Office of Mary King P.L. Has added to it's list of tax-related practice areas and will be accepting new cases for individuals and businesses with criminal tax problems. Th... read story...
Why Should Your Hire an Attorney for FBAR?
What is FBAR?
FBAR means Foreign Bank Account Report. It is a report showing financial information of foreign bank accounts in form of a FinCen Form 114.
Who Should File a FBAR:
US citizens or Non-citizens with green cards;
Persons who own or control foreign accounts;
Persons whose foreign accounts are worth over $10,000 in the past year
What Accounts are Disclosed in a FBAR?
Bank, financial instruments, securities
Mutual funds where the one holding the account is entitled to a share of the funds
Foreign annuities and life insurance with cash surrender value
Foreign online gambling accounts
The Essence of an Attorney When Filing an FBAR: Self Incrimination and Attorney Client Privilege
Everyone has the right to protect themselves from self-incrimination. You are not required to talk to the police or authorities like DOT, IRS, or DOJ. Even though you do not accept to be interrogated or questioned by authorities, it does not mean that you are guilty. If the IRS or any other authority intends to talk to you directly, you should have an FBAR attorney present. Anything you say can be easily used to your disadvantage.
Even if your attorney knows all the facts about your condition, your lawyer... ...read full post
How Will Tax Policies Of A Trump Administration Affect Your Tax Returns?
Many people are wondering what effect a Donald Trump administration may have on their taxes. It is important to note that every plan that a president proposes has to go through congress, and that process alone can often greatly affect any legislation. However, if this plan is approved by congress in it's entirety, then many people would be able to save a lot of money on taxes. In fact, experts are stating that this proposed tax cut will be the largest one since Ronald Reagan, the sustainability of such large tax cuts however remains a matter of debate.
People who make between $48,000 and $83,000 per year will save about $1,000 on their taxes per year. Those who are making over $3.7 million, which are considered to be in the top 0.1 percent, will save $1 million per year. Howard Gleckman, a senior fellow at the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, is a man who has studied Trump's proposed plan in detail. Gleckman stated that the proposed tax plan will affect many people who may have been against Trump during the election.
Howard Wagner, managing director at Crowe National Tax Services, stated... ...read full post
What Happens If You Breach Your IRS Installment Agreement
If you owe back taxes, the IRS has the authority to do any number of unpleasant things such as seizing your bank accounts, personal assets, future federal and state income tax refunds, and anything else that has value and thus could be sold to pay off your tax debt.
Most people who have found themselves faced with this situation have negotiated an IRS Installment Agreement under which the back taxes will be paid in monthly installments. As long as the monthly payments are made, the IRS will agree to forego any further collection efforts.
Any tax attorney will tell you that the best way to avoid further troubles with the IRS is to, of course, make your installment payments on time and in accordance with the conditions specified in your agreement. There will be times, however, when unforeseen circumstances will make it difficult for you to make your payment. The IRS is aware that you might have such a problem, and even has policies that it will follow to help you through these rough times.
For whatever reason, or reasons, if you should breach the terms of your agreement with the IRS then that agency will exercise its right to declare the installment... ...read full post
7 Legitimate Fears Associated with Unpaid Payroll Taxes
Bert Martinez is a wildly successful and highly sought after marketing and business strategist. He is CEO of Bert Martinez Communications (BMC), hosts a weekly radio show on business and money matters, is a best-selling author, is in high demand as a public speaker and the list goes on and on. He and his business are worth millions today.
Three years into being an entrepreneur, Martinez nearly lost it all due to irresponsibility with his payroll taxes.
The year was 1999 and Martinez' business was booming. He had an office space, several full-time employees and 8 big accounts secured for the year. He'd recorded exponential financial growth from one year to the next since he started his business. This particular year, despite how well everything looked on paper, he had cash flow problems due to untimely payments from his clients. Martinez decided that he would skip out on payroll taxes and pay up once his clients paid him. In actuality, once all of the money came in that was owed to him, he had more than enough to pay his employees salaries, his payroll taxes, his business expenses and still turn a significant profit. He... ...read full post
IRS Problems? The Law Office of Mary E. King, P.L. is your Solution
The IRS is not an agency of which most people speak favorably. They are a source of fear and anxiety for many. The tax problems that people face, for the most part, are avoidable and cause unnecessary stress in their lives by avoiding them.
My name is Mary E. King and I am more than just a tax lawyer who has a solution and plan for your tax problems, but I am here to help, counsel and educate you on how to better handle your taxes in the future.
I began my journey in 1988 at the University of Florida where I earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree. In 1990, I studied at Babcock Graduate School of Management (at Wake Forest University) where I earned a Master of Business Administration Degree in Finance. Finally, in 1993 I graduated from Stetson University's College of Law and began my career as an attorney.
While tax defense representation has been the majority of my focus, I am well versed in all aspects of tax law. The services of my law office can be broken down into 3 main areas of tax strategy.
1. IRS Tax problems.
There are a multitude of IRS tax problems that... ...read full post