Debt Relief

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A federal tax lien is a legal claim by the federal government against a taxpayer’s property when he or she neglects or fails to pay a tax debt. After the IRS assesses liability by listing a balance due in its records and sending the taxpayer a Notice and Demand for Payment, it…

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Taxpayers subject to an IRS tax lien have options to pay their delinquent tax debt. The representation of an experienced debt resolution attorney may assist any taxpayer in dealing with the IRS to understand all of their options in resolving an outstanding tax debt, even if secured by a federal…

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It is the beginning of the year and many desire the fresh start the New Year promised. But, not everyone’s New Year has brought in all they expected. Many people who determined they were going to eat healthier, spend more quality time with their families, become debt free, etc, are…

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I have written a lot about the Consumer Protection Financial Bureau(CFPB) and all that it does to help protect consumers. The newly appointed treasury secretary has signaled that he may be trying to limit the CFPB’s authority. How this will effect consumer protection litigation in South Florida is unclear at…

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A payday loan is a short-term loan in which a lender provides funds to a borrower in exchange for a post-dated check, which includes the loan principal, interest rate, and fee. The lender agrees to hold the check until the future date on which the check is dated. Many payday…

Under Florida state law, borrowers are given a 60-day grace period if they are unable to repay a payday loan on the date of scheduled repayment. To qualify for this grace period, borrowers must: (1) make an appointment with a credit counseling agency within seven days of the loan’s original…

payday loans

Most people know what a payday loan is. Payday loans, technically known as deferred presentment lending, involve a lender making an advance payment on a borrower’s post-dated check. In return for cash, the borrower provides this check typically dated as of the date of the borrower’s next paycheck. Most attorneys…