Can the IRS Visit Me At My Home? 4 Important Things To Know
The IRS usually limits its contact with taxpayers with mailed letters, so what do you do if the IRS comes knocking on your door? Is that legal? Can the IRS visit you at your home?
If you want the short answer, then yes. Depending on the circumstances, the IRS can legally come to your house or business.
In this article, we’ll cover
- Why an IRS agent would visit your residence
- Does the IRS has the authority to arrest you
- What to do if an IRS agent shows up at your door, and
- How to prevent future visits from the IRS