14500 N Northsight Blvd, Ste 217 (Near 101 & Raintree), Scottsdale, Arizona 1-480-991-0032

About McFarlane Law, PLC

McFarlane Law is a tax controversy and tax problem-solving law firm. Attorney Stephen McFarlane is a former IRS Tax Litigation Attorney and has practiced tax law for over 27 years. Mr. McFarlane has the all-important connections and relationships with governmental administrative agents and officers to efficiently and effectively resolve taxpayer and small business tax problems. McFarlane Law handles the following: tax litigation; administrative appeals at all levels of federal and state government; business payroll tax issues and transactional privilege tax; lien / levy / garnishment release; payment plans such as offers-in-compromise and installment agreements; offshore voluntary disclosure program (OVDP); and unfiled tax returns for businesses and individuals. McFarlane Law works with CPAs and tax return preparers on referral basis.

Interest Rates Will Remain the Same for the First Quarter of 2018

By |December 8th, 2017|

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has updated its applicable federal rates (AFRs) used for a variety of IRS calculations, such […]

Get Ready for Taxes

By |December 6th, 2017|

Taxpayers should work now to ensure the timely and complete preparation and processing of their 2017 tax returns. Here are […]

Five Things to Remember about Hobby Income and Expenses

By |November 22nd, 2017|

Many taxpayers enjoy hobbies that are also a source of income. A taxpayer must report taxable income on their tax […]

Transaction Privilege Tax License Renewals Due January 1, 2018

By |November 20th, 2017|

Every business licensed with ADOR is required to renew their Arizona Transaction Privilege Tax (TPT) license by the end of […]

Can I object to a denial or rejection of my OIC?

By |August 17th, 2015|

Yes! A taxpayer has the right to object to the denial of an offer-in-compromise application and any other tax assessment […]

Arizona Enacts Tax Amnesty Legislation to Provide a Waiver of Penalties and Interest

By |July 2nd, 2015|

On March 12, 2015, Arizona enacted 2015 Senate Bill 1471, which establishes a tax recovery (amnesty) program that will run […]

Do You Have Employment and Payroll Tax Issues?

By |July 2nd, 2015|

Employment & Payroll Tax Liability and the Trust Fund Recovery Penalty – not an easy workout!

Sometimes small-business owners face a […]