IRS Seizing Tax Refunds of Children, Grandchildren Over Parents' Decades-Old De | Fox News Insider
WTF? Whats next, sending people to jail because of the crimes of the grandparents?
Holding one person accountable for another persons debt in insane.
.....Congress quietly lifted the 10-year statute of limitations in 2011 on money owed to Uncle Sam.
Now, debts going back decades are considered fair game for the IRS, and the government is coming after the children and grandchildren of the original debtors for the repayment.
In some cases, debts of parents from the early 1960s and 70s are being collected from children.I would like to find the bill and look and see the voting record on this.Mary Grice whose father died when she was 4 years old in 1977, leaving her mother with five children. Thirty-seven years later, the Social Security administration is claiming that it overpaid someone in her family, but it isn't sure whom, and is going after Ms. Grice for the alleged debt.