Tax Relief Attorney - Tennessee
Tax Lawyer Kenneth L. Sheppard, Jr.
IRS, Tennessee Department of Revenue
and Local Tax Attorney (877) 505-9455
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Tennessee state taxes are separate from Federal income taxes imposed by the IRS, and are levied by the Tennessee Department of Revenue. Like the IRS, the Tennessee Department of Revenue is assigned with the task of collecting taxes and utilize methods such as tax audits, tax appeals, wage garnishments, bank levies and tax liens.
Tennessee Hall Taxes
While Tennessee is not a state that levies general personal income taxes, the state of Tennessee does levy what is called a Hall Tax. The Hall Tax is levied on interest and dividend income from investments.
Note: TN Hall Taxes were repealed on April 22, 2016 and scheduled to be phased out over a 6 year period.
State Tax Issues
Like the IRS, the Tennessee Department of Revenue has significant authority in order to enforce collection of TN taxes. Even though Tennessee is not a state that has general personal income taxes, there are several different taxes which are collected. Some of these taxes include Hall Taxes, alcoholic beverage taxes for manufacturers and wholesalers, the Automobile Rental Surcharge Tax, Bail Bond Tax, and Business Tax. Additionally there are numerous other taxes which are assessed by the state of Tennessee, and collected by the Tennessee Department of Revenue.
State of Tennessee Imposed Tax Levies
A tax levy may be waged against your bank account resulting from the Tennessee Department of Revenue tax debt. The Tennessee Department of Revenue bank levy may be imposed in an effort to collect unpaid TN taxes
State of Tennessee Imposed Tax Liens
A tax lien against your property may result from the Taxing authority, whether the tax debt is owed to the state or or to a city such as Memphis, Knoxville, Nashville or another city taxation authority. The property lien may be imposed by the city tax collection department or the Tennessee Department of Revenue.
State of Tennessee Imposed Wage Garnishments
A wage garnishment may be imposed by the Tennessee Department of Revenue forces your employer to withhold a portion of your paycheck and then turn that amount over for the purpose of paying off your tax debt.
Sheppard Law Offices
Law offices Kenneth L. Sheppard, Jr., Tax Attorney serving Memphis, Knoxville, Nashville ant throughout Tennessee, as well as a national and local scale. We handle tax issues for clients located in Tennessee and throughout the country, including Ohio, North Carolina, California, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Virginia.
Tennessee Tax Lawyer Offices
Memphis Tax Lawyer Office
5100 Poplar Avenue, 27th Floor
Memphis, TN 38137
Knoxville Tax Attorney Office
First Tennessee Plaza
800 S. Gay Street, Suite 700
Knoxville, TN 37929
Nashville Tax Attorney Office
3200 West End Avenue, Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37203
National Tax Relief Attorney
Kenneth L. Sheppard, Jr. IRS, State, & Local Tax Lawyer (866) 484-1775