Tax Resolution Domination System and Toolkit

Is Tax Resolution Still Profitable?

One of the most frequent questions I get asked is, “Michael, is tax resolution profitable?” Let me answer that by telling you what's not profitable. What is not profitable is doing cheap tax returns and catering to the 1040 crowd or doing monthly accounting or payroll work – that's not profitable.…


How To Figure Out Your Marketing Spend to Attract Tax Resolution Clients

A question I get asked all the time is, “Mike, how much should I spend on marketing to attract a new tax resolution client?”  The rule of thumb is, if you are doing paid marketing such as direct mail Google ads or radio, 15% - 20% of gross sales should be earmarked for your marketing budget. For…


Recession? What Recession?

In the tax resolution world bad is good and good is bad. What I mean by that is, the worse off your client’s financial situation is, the better deal they’ll get with the IRS.  If he/she has a lot of money left over at the end of the month, and/or significant equity in assets, the worse deal they’ll…


Every IRS Collection Case Has 3 Work Phases

Every IRS Collection Case Has 3 Work Phases: First Phase: Transcript Investigation & Analysis Second Phase: Compliance Third Phase: Resolution Phase I teach that you charge separately for each phase based on the complexity of the case, the amount of tax debt involved and the value you bring to…


Re-Marketing Ads

Have you ever been on Amazon's website, QuickBooks or any other sites on the internet, and then you start seeing their ads show up no matter where you go online? We all do it—visit a website because we are interested in a product or a service, but we don’t always reach out to that company.  Your…


Do You Know What You’re Worth?

Have you ever sold yourself short when you have client consultations? Do you know what you're worth to your clients? For example, some of you have shared with me that you feel guilty to charge $3,500-$4,000 to set-up a simple installment agreement because in your mind you're thinking, "Wow, this is…


Wesley Snipes’ Lowball Offer in Compromise Rejected in Tax Court

Wesley Snipes was once best known for his work as an actor, particularly for his role as the vampire-hunting Marvel superhero, Blade. Unfortunately, when Snipes makes headlines these days, it’s usually due to his ongoing tax battle with the IRS.


How to "Sell" the Transcript Analysis

John:  I have a sales question for you.  So you know I’m pretty good at closing deals but I’m very slow because I give the prospect a lot of free information before I sign them up because I just don’t get for myself, and I think my problem is I keep comparing consumers to how I would be the…


Top 6 Advantages of a Tax Problem Resolution Practice

Advantages of a Tax Problem Resolution Practice Collections Unless you like making those dreaded monthly collection calls and wasting time chasing after receivables versus working on earning new business you may decide that tax problem resolution work is just what the doctor ordered. NO MORE…


Working Hard is One Thing, Knowing What to Work Hard On is Another

Imagine making more money with your existing practice than you ever thought possible.  Imagine never having to worry again whether or not you have enough business, especially in the off-season. You have worked years to build your business.  Now it’s time for you to earn what you deserve. Think…


Transform Your Practice by Helping People Solve Their IRS Problems

After getting fired from my corporate job and in debt to the tune of $100,000, I started on my dining room table in 1998 with zero clients; no prior IRS experience. My “tax” experience consisted of doing some manual 1040s for friends and family. I grew that practice to a nationally marketed…


Learning From Someone Who Has Built a $20 Million Dollar Tax Resolution Firm From Scratch

I think it's important to ask yourself…where else can you go to learn from someone who has built a $20 million dollar firm from scratch? The answer is nowhere.


Is Tax Resolution Right For Me?

TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR FUTURE (AND START GETTING PAID WHAT YOUR WORTH!) WARNING: Adding TAX RESOLUTION To Your Existing Practice Can Double Your Income AND Change Your Life!


The 3 Biggest Tax Resolution Practitioner Mistakes

What are the 3 biggest mistakes that most tax resolution practitioners make? Don't know? Watch my video now to learn the 3 biggest mistakes that you want to avoid as a tax resolution practitioner.


Marketing During Tax Season

Sometimes the truth hurts -- and here's the truth: tax season is the absolute best time of the year to market to get tax resolution clients. There are a number of reasons not to ignore tax resolution marketing during tax season - two which I've listed below: First reason: Taxes are top of mind with…