What You'll Learn

  • IRS Penalty Overview (what penalties they charge, how much each one costs, etc.)

  • How to Use the 2 Best, Most Effective Penalty Abatement Techniques.

  • How to Use the IRS’ “Rule Book” (the IRM) to Get Them to Approve Your Penalty Abatement Requests, Even if They Say “No” the First Time You Ask.

Course Reviews

Dawn Moncey

5 star rating

“Tanya explained the information at the perfect tempo with professionalism and passion. I appreciate the letter templates and phone script as a guide. I really enjoyed this webinar!”

“Tanya explained the information at the perfect tempo with professionalism and passion. I appreciate the letter templates and phone script as a guide. I really enjoyed this webinar!”

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Mary Bachorski

5 star rating

“One of your better presentations.”

“One of your better presentations.”

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MELINDA ESTRADA

5 star rating

“I NEEDED THIS REVIEW IT ALWAYS COMES IN HANDY WHEN YOU HAVE TO REVIEW”

“I NEEDED THIS REVIEW IT ALWAYS COMES IN HANDY WHEN YOU HAVE TO REVIEW”

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Sean Fogarty

5 star rating

“This course was well worth the money. I appreciate the templates and learned a few things that I did not know about penalty abatement. Thank you!”

“This course was well worth the money. I appreciate the templates and learned a few things that I did not know about penalty abatement. Thank you!”

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William Hilgendorf

5 star rating

“Excellent presentation on types of IRS penalties and how to use IRS programs to request the IRS respond to reduce or remove penaties.”

“Excellent presentation on types of IRS penalties and how to use IRS programs to request the IRS respond to reduce or remove penaties.”

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Kenneth Stasiak

5 star rating

“found the presentation very helpful. Presenter was very knowledgeable and provide insite into the abatement process both from the practioner and the IRS agent.”

“found the presentation very helpful. Presenter was very knowledgeable and provide insite into the abatement process both from the practioner and the IRS agent.”

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stanley kimmett

5 star rating

“Tanya's explanations were brief, to the point, and not overly technical. Thus, the subject matter was made very understandable. The "proven" abatement letters and phone call guide were invaluable...!!”

“Tanya's explanations were brief, to the point, and not overly technical. Thus, the subject matter was made very understandable. The "proven" abatement letters and phone call guide were invaluable...!!”

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Evelyn LoVerdi Cruz

5 star rating

“Great class, helped with direction on this topic”

“Great class, helped with direction on this topic”

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latonya jeffries

5 star rating

“Learned so much in a short time”

“Learned so much in a short time”

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Meet Your Instructor

Tanya is a nationally recognized tax professional and frequent speaker on a variety of tax and representation topics. She founded Tax Edge, an accounting, tax, and representation firm in Grand Junction, CO and has been practicing for over 28 years now. After discovering a passion and curiosity for tax law and accounting, she made it her goal to never stop learning and is now passing it onto others. She enjoys consulting with clients to solve a variety of tax problems with the IRS and state in collections and examination and also helps accountants reach successful resolution for their clients while maintaining their own sanity and profitability.

Tanya Baber, EA, CTRS, NTPI Fellow

Senior Instructor

Course curriculum

  • 01

    Getting Started

    • Before You Start, PLEASE READ THIS!

    • Getting Started Quiz

  • 02

    The Materials

    • Webinar Presentation Slides (PDF)

    • Webinar Recording

    • Q & A with Tanya

    • Review Questions

    • Exam Questions

  • 03

    Tools & Templates

    • Plug and Play Penalty Abatement Letters

    • Penalty Abatement Phone Script

  • 04

    Final Steps

    • IMPORTANT --> Finalizing Your CE Credits, Hours Reporting Timeline, Etc.

    • 5 Minute Feedback