Tax Attorney for Palestine, TX, Residents & Businesses

Fighting the IRS? Hire An Experienced Tax Lawyer in Palestine, TX, Today

The federal tax codes are complicated. It’s easy to do something wrong or go astray. The consequences for misunderstanding the tax code can be dire.

Facing the IRS can be frightening. In 2022, they hired 87 thousand new agents whose job is to find and collect from individuals and businesses who owe taxes.

The consequences of trying to fight the IRS alone can mean thousands of dollars in fines, fees, and other associated costs. You face levies, liens, and other penalties to your income and your property.

But you don’t have to face them alone. An experienced IRS lawyer can help defend you from the IRS.

Scott Scammahorn is an experienced tax lawyer that’s dedicated to helping families and small businesses fight back against the IRS and protect their assets.

If you need a tax attorney, contact our offices today to schedule an initial consultation.

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Results-Drive IRS Attorney for Palestine, TX

Scott Scammahorn has provided results for clients since he began practicing tax law. Our firm is dedicated to helping our clients reduce their tax debt, fight back against the IRS, and protect their assets.

We’ve gotten results like:

An IRS Attorney that Helps With


Almost every American taxpayer dreads an audit, and for a good reason. During an audit, the IRS will turn your life upside down, trying to find whatever they’re looking for. As your attorney, Scott Scammahorn can help you navigate or avoid an audit.

Notice of Deficiencies

If you receive a notice of deficiency, the IRS is notifying you of a debt on back taxes. Should you receive one of these, an experienced tax attorney can help you understand your next steps and do what’s best for you and your assets.

Tax Litigation

Most tax cases are settled out of court. Occasionally, they’re settled at trial. Scott Scammahorn is an experience trial advocate, and should your case go to trial, he’ll be ready to fight to protect your interests.

IRS Investigations

Seemingly innocent requests, like asking for previous tax returns, can trigger an IRS investigation. As your tax attorney, Scott Scammahorn will help you avoid triggering IRS agents to investigate your tax history.

Levies, Liens, & Penalties

If you owe the IRS back taxes, they may issue levies and liens. This can include garnishing your wages or drawing your debt from a home or business sale. Scott Scammahorn can help protect you from such harsh measures.

Offers in Compromise

An offer in compromise (OIC) is commonly sought after as remediation for tax debts. An OIC will allow you to settle your debt for less than the total amount that’s owed. Scott Scammahorn always works to get his clients OICs, if possible.

Unfiled Tax Returns

Individuals or businesses fall behind on their taxes all the time. This can lead to big trouble down the road. Scott Scammahorn can help you file back taxes without triggering an investigation or excessive fees and penalties.

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Satisfied Scammahorn Law Firm Clients

“Your search for the best tax attorney team should end here with Scammahorn Law. I have retained more tax CPAs, lawyers, and other specialists than I care to remember. None ever provided even close to the effectiveness of Scammahorn.”

“Scott has represented myself, my family, and my business on several occasions and the outcome in every situation was always 100% satisfactory. In today’s legal world, it’s hard to conduct good business without a great attorney. Not only is Scott a great attorney, but [he’s also] courteous, professional, and genuinely concerned about your situation.”

“I called several ‘tax resolution’ companies and at the last moment, decided to contact a lawyer. I’m so glad I found Scott Scammahorn. He knows his stuff and got my case settled without having to pay a dime to the IRS. Highly recommended.”

Tax Attorney for 1099 Employees, Small Businesses, and More

Small businesses and 1099 employees, who are closer to a small business than they are to an employee, have more complicated tax scenarios.

This means more complicated tax problems.

A lot of contractors and small businesses are responsible for paying their own taxes, and when the economy starts declining, it can be really easy to fall behind on your quarterly taxes.

Getting back on track without triggering an investigation can be difficult. If you have a tax debt, an attorney can help you navigate your situation, pay the debt, and avoid more penalties, fees, levies, and liens.

As a tax attorney practicing in Texas, Scott Scammahorn has extensive experience with oilfield 1099 workers and small businesses.

Schedule A Consultation Online or At Our Tyler, TX, Office

We offer consultations online or at our Tyler, TX, office. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and let Scott Scammahorn help you find the best way forward.

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Please provide us with more information so that we may better understand your IRS problems. Upon receipt of your information, our tax attorney will review your information to determine if we can be of assistance, whether through an offer in compromise, an installment agreement, appeal of an IRS audit examination, or a lawsuit in Tax Court. One of our staff members will then contact you to schedule a confidential consultation with the attorney to discuss your options.

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