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New Jersey Tax Crime Defense Attorney

New Jersey Tax Crime Defense Attorney

Top-Rated New Jersey Tax Lawyer Works With Clients In Camden County, Burlington County, Gloucester County, and Throughout South Jersey To Resolve Tax Disputes With the IRS and the New Jersey Division of Taxation

Are you facing a tax audit? Forgot to file your income tax return? Have unpaid taxes that have now resulted in a notice of wage garnishment? Don’t panic. At The Law Offices of Michele Finizio, we understand how concerning it may be to receive a letter or notice from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). And we are here to help. Top-rated New Jersey tax crime defense attorney Michele Finizio has extensive experience resolving a wide range of tax issues for New Jersey clients, from a failure to file taxes to charges of tax evasion or tax fraud. 

Tax laws are, in fact, quite complicated. And, to an outsider, the IRS can certainly seem like a behemoth agency to navigate. But at The Law Offices of Michele Finizio, our skilled legal team has a keen understanding of the complexities of both federal and state tax codes and has the demonstrated ability to successfully work with the IRS to reach favorable resolutions for all kinds of tax crimes and related issues.

Knowledgeable New Jersey Tax Crime Defense Attorney Has Extensive Experience Resolving A Broad Range of Tax Issues For Clients Throughout South Jersey

Qualified New Jersey tax crime defense attorney Michele Finizio handles a broad range of tax crime-related matters for New Jersey clients, including:

Trying to successfully communicate with the IRS on your own can be incredibly challenging. For the most part, just the mere bureaucracy of the IRS, the complexity of its workings, and the language used in the federal tax code can make it difficult to understand your rights and what your options are for resolving the tax matter at hand.

But a seasoned tax professional who has expertise in this area can help achieve a favorable resolution to your tax problem, whether that is working out a payment plan to avoid having your wages garnished, or assisting with a tax audit that saves you money.

The skilled New Jersey tax crime defense attorney at The Law Offices of Michele Finizio has a thorough understanding of federal tax laws, as well as in-depth knowledge of New Jersey’s tax codes. Our dedicated team, which includes a tax attorney and former federal prosecutor, has a demonstrated track record of reaching favorable outcomes with the IRS on behalf of our clients. Let us help you. Learn more about our experience, our professional staff, and the services we provide; contact our office to arrange for a free, confidential consultation with our team.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Tax Crimes

What can a tax attorney do to help my tax problem?

A qualified, experienced tax attorney can assist you with your tax problem in many ways. For starters, they have a deep understanding of federal and state tax laws. Second, they should have experience handling your particular tax issue. A tax attorney that has worked with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the New Jersey Division of Taxation can successfully secure favorable resolutions for a number of different tax matters. Tax laws are confusing, complicated, and constantly changing; a skilled tax attorney understands these laws and will work on your behalf to achieve the best possible arrangement for your particular situation. New Jersey tax crime defense attorney Michele Finizio is experienced, knowledgeable, and dedicated to fighting on behalf of clients in South Jersey. To learn more about our top-rated tax crime defense strategies, schedule a free, confidential consultation.

How do I know if I am required to file an income tax return in New Jersey? 

According to the New Jersey Division of Taxation, the requirements for filing a New Jersey state tax return are as follows: You must file a tax return if you are 1) single, married, or are a civil union partner who is filing a separate return and your gross income for the entire year was more than $10,000, or 2) if you are married or a civil union couple, filing a head of household joint return, a qualifying widow (er), or surviving civil union partner whose gross income for the entire year was more than $20,000. If the income level is below $10,000, and the individual had New Jersey income tax withheld, paid New Jersey estimated taxes, or if they are eligible for a New Jersey earned income tax credit or other credit, they should file a tax return to receive a refund. The age of the taxpayer is irrelevant when considering whether a person must file a tax return. Minors, students, senior citizens, and part-year residents alike must file tax returns if they meet the income filing requirements. If you have additional questions regarding filing a tax return in New Jersey, consult with an experienced New Jersey tax crime defense attorney at The Law Offices of Michele Finizio.

What is the New Jersey Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights?

The NJ Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights ensures that “all taxpayers are accorded the basic rights of fair and equitable treatment under the law, and all taxpayers receive the information and assistance they need to understand and meet their state tax responsibilities.” The New Jersey Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights also outlines the rights and obligations of New Jersey taxpayers as they pertain to procedures for appeals, collections, and tax refunds. 

Reviews Matter

“First class representation. Michele was my son’s attorney after he made a slight but bad decision that hurt no one, but one that potentially could have a caused a lifetime of employment problems in the future, despite having a four year college degree. First of all Michele was very proactive in protecting his rights. Rights we were not even aware of. She provided quick and reliable answers to our questions. Before we met with her our anxiety and worry was insatiable. The peace we felt after our first consultation alleviated all that and we knew we picked the right attorney. Her excellent negotiation skills resulted in a settling his case quickly and without conviction.

We owe a debt of gratitude for her service. I was shocked at how much she was able to do for my son. She is a solid lawyer who is honest and works to insure the best possible outcome for her client is achieved.”
- Former Client

“Michele was very prompt when getting back to me when I called regarding legal counsel. Michele kept me informed and in the loop while awaiting trial. Very professional qualities and I highly recommend Michele and will continue to seek her legal expertise in the future. Thanks.”
- Former Client

“I could not had ask for a better attorney. Michele Finizio treated my case and the case of those I’ve recommended as if we were part of her family. She gave it all she had, made her voice and case be heard in court and made it count, and we had the best possible outcome, thanks to her experience and expertise. Thank you very much for an outstanding job.”
- D.A.

"Michele is an outstanding, no “beating around the bush” lawyer. She has done a remarkable job as a lawyer for me. Before Michele, I did not get along with Criminal Lawyers – she comes HIGHLY recommended by me to anyone who needs a Criminal Lawyer."
- C.O.
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