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Ask A CPA - Late Filing

Can The IRS Audit My Tax Return After 7 Years Has Passed?

If the IRS can prove that a false or fraudulent tax return was originally filed with the intent to evade taxes, then there is no limitation on when the return is audited or when the tax may be assessed.

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