How much does a tax audit cost?
How much does a tax audit cost? The cost of an audit can be high
Audits are likely to be costly. IRS data shows that over 90 percent of individual audits result in a tax change. The average additional tax owed is $6,014 for a mail audit and $21,918 for a more intrusive IRS field audit.
Do I need a lawyer for an IRS audit? If you need tax help or are facing an IRS audit, you should consult with an experienced and local tax attorney. An experienced tax attorney can help you prepare all necessary documentation for the audit, and guide you through the audit process. Additionally, your attorney can also represent you in court as needed.
How much does an IRS tax audit cost? The average cost of a tax attorney for IRS audit defense
On average, a Brotman Law tax audit representation costs between $3,500 and $10,000 per tax year for most audit defenses against the IRS.
Can a tax advocate help with audit? We can offer you help if your tax problem is causing a financial difficulty, you’ve tried and been unable to resolve your issue with the IRS, or you believe an IRS system, process, or procedure just isn’t working as it should.