Divorce changes everything. Not only will your living situation change, assets you own, but the tax treatment of monies you pay or receive from your ex-spouse. Don't wait till tax time to find out about your Agreement with your ex. Surprises are rarely good.
Most taxpayers have adequate withholding and receive a refund every year. What if there is a balance due? Many taxpayers make the mistake of not filing a tax return. Unfortunately, that creates many other problems and the issues do not go away.
The Internal Revenue Service has created and maintained an excellent website that is full of information to satisfy most of your informational needs. This website is a great place to start to find information if you have a tax question or are starting a business. The following is an exerpt from a recent IRS Notice:
The Taxpayer Advocate was created as a safe guard for taxpayers that run into a problem with the IRS and need assitance for a independent third party assess the situation and come to a quick resolution.