For those of you who are facing a federal tax lien, you’re aware of the stress and anxiety involved in this difficult situation. While not an immediate collection action, a lien still represents a substantial escalation in the IRS’ attempts to recoup a tax liability and can make it difficult for you to sell or refinance the property.
Obviously, the best way to eliminate a tax lien is to pay off your existing tax debt. Short of that, however, you can request a lien subordination. In this blog, we’re going to discuss when the IRS will subordinate a federal tax lien and how this process could improve your financial situation.