Innocent Spouse: How to Win an Innocent Spouse Case

With Eric L. Green


Please note: On-demand Masterclasses are not eligible for CE or CPE credits.

The fallout from the pandemic has seen bankruptcy and divorce rates soar, and many courts have not even reopened yet!  Before the dust even settles on the divorce clients will be seeking help to unwind that joint liability for the returns they signed with their now ex-spouse.  Join Eric Green as he walkx you through the innocent spouse case from start to finish.  The program will review joint liability, what practitioners should consider BEFORE they file the return, and what to do with the client that now owes a liability they do not believe they should be responsible for.  The workshop will also review how to document your client’s case, how to complete the Form 8857, and how to prepare and handle the Appeal.

This special workshop will include the following:

The workshop will include case studies of actual cases with forms so you can follow how things went right, what happened when they went bad, and learn what to do in your practice so you can give your client the best shot of relief possible.

“The guide and forms are gold to my office. Thank you!”

Mabelle A., EA
Eric L. Green
About the Author

Attorney Eric L. Green is a nationally recognized Tax Attorney whose talks have educated thousands of tax practitioners. He is a partner in the law firm Green & Sklarz LLC based in Connecticut and the founder of TaxRep LLC, an online member-driven organization of IRS tax representation professionals.

His law practice is focused on civil and criminal taxpayer representation before the IRS, Department of Justice Tax Division, Connecticut Department of Revenue Services, New York Department of Revenue and Massachusetts Department of Revenue.

Eric is a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel, an organization in which membership is an honor reserved for those at the top of their chosen profession. A frequent lecturer and author of two books and hundreds of articles, Eric is often quoted in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and Consumer Reports Financial News.

“Eric Green is one of the top tax lawyers in the country. His in depth knowledge along with his ability to make the subject simple makes this guide an indispensable reference for my practice. The guide is clear and concise, and I just loved the client stories! Accountants everywhere will want this Guide in their library.”

Dawn B., CPA

“Informative, authoritative and concise what more could you ask for!!! Attorney Eric Green has been successfully representing taxpayers against the IRS for years and his new Collections Manual contains all the insight necessary to work this business. It is the perfect compendium for professionals who need to quickly get something done – especially when they don’t have time to spare. A superb and easily understandable reference source – I highly recommend it to all practitioners seeking to tighten their knowledge of IRS collection processes, grow this segment of their business and to train staff.”

Harold B., CPA

“WOW!! Eric Green’s The Accountants Guide to IRS Collection covers every aspect of the Federal Collection Process. The book is filled with a HOT TIPS and is a step by step guide to various approaches the resolving your clients collection issues. A must have book in every practitioners office.”

Ray L., EA