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How To Get Help For A FTB 2227 Notice

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Why You Received A FTB 2227 Notice

California’s FTB 2227 is when somebody has tax debt owed to a court and fails to make the payment, it transforms into court-ordered debt.

To ensure the satisfaction of the court-ordered debt, the FTB may employ various methods, such as garnishing money directly from your paycheck or bank account. 

Court-ordered debts encompass a wide range of debts such as unpaid traffic tickets, victim compensation, probation-related fees, and other court-imposed charges.

Common Court-ordered Debts

  • Unpaid traffic tickets
  • Victim compensation
  • Probation
  • Other court fees.

Ways On How To Get Help

1. What Individuals Need To Do

It is crucial to understand that court-ordered debt carries legal weight, and failure to comply with the payment requirements may lead to further consequences.

If you have any concerns regarding the debt mentioned in the notice, have evidence of payment, or need clarification on any other matters, reach out to the court or county specified in the notice sent to you.

You should contact the FTB for your FTB 2227 notice only when your garnishment or levy is giving you a hard time or if you think the notice was wrongfully sent to you. You can also reach out to them when you want a representative on board.

2. What Employers Need To Do

If you encounter any of the following situations, get in touch with the FTB:

  1. The social security number mentioned on the notice does not match that of your employee.
  2. If you have any inquiries or concerns regarding wage garnishment.
  3. In case there are any missing garnishment payments (after 60 days from the mail date).

If you have any inquiries, feel free to reach out to Priority Tax Relief for assistance without hesitation.

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 The simple answer is no. A business and a person are completely separate, thus, any personal tax debts or liabilities should not affect your business.

Tax debt can be an exhausting and complicated thing to deal with on your own. Communicating with the IRS and professionally handling your tax liabilities are just two of the services companies like Priority Tax Relief can offer.

No. The IRS’s Innocent Spouse Relief protects you from paying these additional taxes. However, this does not relieve you from household employment taxes, business taxes, individual joint responsibility payments etc. Priority Tax Relief helps you learn more about innocent spouse relief.

The most popular option to date would be an Offer In Compromise (OIC). At Priority Tax Relief, we help tax relief help become more accessible to taxpayers in need and help them understand how they can qualify for these options.

IRS tax liens are legal claims on your property when you do not settle your tax debts. The IRS usually sends out a notice when no payment has been made after a liability assessment. Find out more about tax liens with Priority Tax Relief.

Yes. Not only can the IRS put a claim on all your current property, tax liens can also affect any property or intangible or tangible assets that you obtain in the future. At Priority Tax Relief, we help you understand federal tax liens and how to communicate with the IRS.


Tax levies are the actual seizure of your property and are different from legal claims or tax liens. Settle your taxes before the IRS sends out a notice. Priority Tax Relief helps you understand tax levies and how you can avoid them.

Yes. Not only can they seize physical property but they can also legally take hold of the money in your bank account and other wages. To avoid this from happening, contact Priority Tax Relief now.

Your debt will, unfortunately, continue to grow and you will possibly lose a great number of your assets. It is definitely a scenario we do not wish to see happen to anyone, that’s why Priority Tax Relief makes sure that our help becomes within reach.

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