Episode 5

Published on:

23rd Aug 2021

Talkin' Tax - Lien Vs. Levy

In the latest installment of Talkin' Tax, the Brysons address a popular topic and provide valuable insights into some of the IRS' most common tactics.

What really is the difference between a lien and levy and how do these impact me?

This is the question asked frequently at their offices and it's important to understand the fundamental differences between the two. Regardless of which you receive, timely action is the most important part!

So sit back, relax, and enjoy another enlightening episode full of beneficial information that can help if you find yourself receiving a lien or levy from the IRS.


0:24 - Overview on the topic of the day

2:20 - What is the difference between a lien and a levy?

10:30 - How the liens can impact your assets

14:50 - How the Brysons handle liens with their clients

17:48 - How a levy is handed down by the IRS

22:42 - The element of 'good faith' when addressing issues with the IRS

27:13 - An example of going through the levy process with a client

34:40 - Liens and levys can become messy if you don't tend to them quickly

36:47 - Closing remarks

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About the Podcast

Talkin' Tax
Serious Tax Talk with a Louisiana Twist
Co-founders of the Bryson Law Firm, Cary and Angela Bryson, have over 40 years of combined legal experience in Louisiana and Texas and have built a thriving and successful law firm that aids their fellow “Loosianans” and Texans when it comes to the complicated realm of taxes.

Together with the help of their roots, experience, and deep insight, they break down topics such as bank levies, lien assistance, tax resolution, payroll, and more on their podcast Talkin' Tax for anyone who needs a little bit more guidance.

Rest assured that Cary and Angela, who are rooted in faith, family, and taxes, will help you understand your tax problems and find the best solution for them one episode at a time.

For more information, visit www.brysonlawfirm.com.