We all know that the IRS is the most powerful collections agency in the United States.  They have tools at their disposal that the average debt collector doesn’t.  As such, one should always be motivated to file their taxes on time, least they find themselves on the wrong side of the IRS collection machine.  In this post, we’ll talk about two of the most powerful weapons that the IRS can turn loose on a taxpayer; an IRS lien or levy.

Tax Liens
A tax lien gives the IRS claim to your property.  It’s thei