How much does tax debt resolution cost?

Want to work with a tax debt resolution firm but wondering about the price? Let us estimate the price of resolving your tax debt, based on actual customer fees in your area. This cost is not absolute and only meant to serve as a guide. Select your debt amount and state below to receive your estimate.

Tax Resolution Services Cost and Pricing Breakdown

The cost of tax debt resolution varies depending on individual situations. There could be two phases to the service:

  • The investigation phase (first retainer)
  • The resolution phase (second retainer)

The first retainer averages around $500 dollars.

The second phase, or resolution program, typically costs around $2000 depending on a variety of factors, such as:
  • Complexity of Return to Prepare
  • Total Tax Debt Owed
  • Seriousness of Outstanding Collection Actions & Efforts Required to Curtail
  • Resolution Options Pursued (IA, CNC, OIC, Penalty Abatement)
  • State Tax Issue Involvement
  • Number of Years of Unfiled Taxes
In total, for the situation listed above, you could expect a price between $2,500 and $4,500 in total, based on a flat-fee structure. Keep in mind, the price may be lower or higher depending on your unique situation. Some firms may offer installment plans and/or financing to help you.