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Today IRS announces: "Post-Appeals Mediation for Offer in Compromise"

Today IRS announced in IRS Newswire Issue:  IR-2014-115, "Post-Appeals Mediation is available to help resove disputes after unsuccessful negotiations with the IRS Office of Appeals and is available for both factual and legal issues".

Eligibility criteria and complete procedures for both Collection and Examination issues will be available in the 18-page Revenue Procedure 2014-63 to be published in Internal Revenue Bulletin 2014-53 on December 29, 2104.

This new Revenue Procedure 2014-63  will also be available for post-Appeals mediation of Trust Fund Recovery Penalty (TFRP) cases.

Please contact Richard A. Perlman, Enrolled Agent at 702-589-7557 to dicuss this new Mediation program.

Per Issue Number: IR-2014-115 "The goal is to complete the process within 90 days after the mediation request is approved".