When you haven’t paid your income tax or other taxes due to your local, state or federal government tax authority you owe back taxes. Government agencies such as the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) collect interest on back taxes that you owe. How can you make sure that you don’t owe back taxes or that you repay back taxes without paying a high penalty? What’s the best way to repay back taxes? Learn about back taxes and the issues involved here.
Paying property taxes on an abandoned home. This renter can’t locate the owner and wants to know if they can pay back taxes before it goes to auction. Q: I rented a house from a person who turned out not to be the owner of the home. I contacted the authorities and the scammer disappeared. [...]