Tax News –Passport Revocation for Seriously Delinquent Taxpayers

The federal government recently signed the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (“FAST Act”) into law allowing the Secretary of State to deny, revoke or limit the United States passports of individuals with “seriously delinquent” tax debt. This legislation allows the IRS and Department of Treasury to notify the Secretary of State where any individual taxpayer […]

Do you owe back taxes? You could lose your passport.

Currently, there is a bill in the process of being approved by Congress, which would not allow Americans to leave the country if they owe certain tax debts.   Senate Bill 1813, which has already been passed by the Senate, would give the Secretary of State the authority to revoke or deny a passport to any […]