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Consumer Tax Relief

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0.3
User Score
2.0

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0.3
User Score
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Ratings Breakdown

Price

Case by case basis
Unknown

Time in Business

total # of years
2005

F

Services

Variety of services offered
5/10

CPA

CPA on staff?
Yes

Tax Attorney

Tax Attorney on staff?
No

Associations

Professional Association Members
Yes

Enrolled Agent

Certified by U.S Government
Yes

Refund Policy

Is there a refund policy?
Unknown

Number of Reviews

User reviews here on BDC
4

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Review Last Updated: December 2, 2016

Consumer Tax Relief was based out of Newport Beach, CA, although they’ve had addresses leading consumers to various locations around the United States, including FL and NY. They were founded in 2005, but have since gone out of business. The BBB reports an alert stating, attempts to contact them through the U.S. Postal Service have been unfruitful with all correspondence returning as “Attempted – Not Known.” The BBB also illustrates how this business entirely failed to respond to 25 client complaints and have a total of 102 complaints filed over the past 3 years, which we deem unacceptable in the tax relief industry.

Rank Chart
Price (flat-fee)
Time in Business
Review

#1

$2,500-3,000
1997

#2

$2,000-5,000
2010

#3

$1,500-2,500+
2001

#54
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Unknown
2005

According to several reports made by possible former clients, this company was one that should have been avoided entirely, as they practiced unethically and while rarely solving any of their clients cases even though they continued to charge exorbitant fees and illegally draft money from client accounts.

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The Good

We have reason to believe this company is out of business. Please check out our top recommended tax relief companies.

The Bad

We do have reason to believe that this company is no longer in business.

The Bottom Line

We highly do not recommend this company. We have reason to believe that this company is not in further operation and has been closed.

We couldn’t find any BBB information for this company. In addition, there is no tax attorney on staff. There website is also currently down. Please look at our top recommended companies to see if they fit your tax debt relief needs.

Price

We were unable to get any information on prices, but they charge a flat service fee, much like a retainer fee. For the most accurate pricing, contact this company personally.

BBB rating

F Rating. Not accredited.

Time in Business

Consumer Tax Relief has been in business since 2005.

Up-front Fees

This is dependent upon the specific case.

Services Offered

Consumer Tax Relief offers the following services for clients who are in tax trouble, while focusing on tax preparation:

  • Currently Not Collectible
  • Penalty Abatement
  • Installment Agreement
  • Payroll Tax Settlement
  • Garnishment/Lien Release
  • Other tax services based upon your individual tax liability to the IRS.

Tax Attorney on Staff

There is not a tax lawyer on staff with Consumer Tax Relief.

CPA on Staff

There is a CPA on staff with Consumer Tax Relief.

Professional Associations

Memberships in the NAEA and ASTPS.

Enrolled Agent

Yes, there are enrolled agents on staff.

Refund Policy

Unknown.

Minimum Tax Debt Accepted

We were unable to find minimum tax debt limits to be a customer with this company.

Contact Information

Email:

[email protected]

Address:

4940 Campus Drive
Suite D
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Business Hours

No business hours were listed.

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    September 8th, 2016 Donaldsonville, LA
    0 people found this review helpful!
    the service was very helpful overall
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  2. User Score
    0
    October 7th, 2015 Denver, CO
    0 people found this review helpful!
    Took our $200 and ran. Never did anything and no call backs or reply to our emails.
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  3. User Score
    0
    December 10th, 2014 Batavia, OH
    0 people found this review helpful!
    Paid $4,000.0 to Consumer Tax Relief and they never got in touch with the IRS. They lie about how they were going to help me with the IRS and I wouldn’t have to pay nothing or only `20.0% of what I owe the IRS.
    When I try calling them after they had collect my payments they would not return my calls. This was after a year and I had to make arrangements with the IRS.
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  4. User Score
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    November 8th, 2014 Plano, TX
    0 people found this review helpful!
    Paid $4,019.99 to Consumer Tax Relief for naught. They lied and stole our money because they NEVER interceeded on our behalf for concessions with IRS. One year later given false names, numbers, information. Offices close in FL and CA. We need to sue.
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Our Score
0.3
User Score
2.0
Rank this Company

Ratings Breakdown

Price

Case by case basis
Unknown

Time in Business

total # of years
2005

F

Services

Variety of services offered
5/10

CPA

CPA on staff?
Yes

Tax Attorney

Tax Attorney on staff?
No

Associations

Professional Association Members
Yes

Enrolled Agent

Certified by U.S Government
Yes

Refund Policy

Is there a refund policy?
Unknown

Number of Reviews

User reviews here on BDC
4
Our Score
9.4
User Score
8.9
Rank this Company

Ratings Breakdown

Price

flat fee, paid monthly
$2,500-3,000

Time in Business

total # of years
1997

A+

Services

Variety of services offered
10/10

CPA

CPA on staff?
Yes

Tax Attorney

Tax Attorney on staff?
Yes

Associations

Professional Association Members
Yes

Enrolled Agent

Certified by U.S Government
Yes

Refund Policy

Is there a refund policy?
Yes

Number of Reviews

User reviews here on BDC
257