Low Income Tax Clinic

Apply for help from New Mexico Legal Aid's Low Income Tax Clinic if you ...

  • Have a dispute with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
  • Received a letter from the IRS.
  • CLICK HERE for a downloadable flyer about the Low Income Tax Clinic.

 

You have a dispute if ...

  • The IRS is asking you to provide support for a deduction or credit claimed on your return;
  • The IRS has denied a deduction or credit claimed on your return;
  • The IRS has issued a “Notice of Deficiency” and you have 90 days to petition the U.S. Tax
  • Court;
  • You can’t pay an existing IRS debt; or
  • You owe income tax for a year in which you were married to an abusive spouse.

 

TIPS If you have received a letter from the IRS …

 

  • Read the letter immediately;
  • Call the IRS if you have any questions;
  • Learn your rights by reading IRS Publication 1 (download a copy here);
  • Document everything; and NEVER miss a deadline while you are waiting for the Clinic or anyone else to represent you.

 

 

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