Case: No Status When Not Receiving an Incentive Check Where Credit Is Available on Tax Return (ED Pa.) (IRC §6428) – Community News
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Case: No Status When Not Receiving an Incentive Check Where Credit Is Available on Tax Return (ED Pa.) (IRC §6428)

Nov 18 2021, 5:00 AM

Claiming that the taxpayer has not received a payment with economic consequences that has been rejected for lack of status, as the taxpayer has not shown any damage, as he can file a tax return to claim the recovery credit, a district court ruled. Taxpayer, an incarcerated person, sued the government for not receiving a stimulus payment. The government’s claim that taxpayers should exhaust all administrative remedies under the tax code Section 7422 does not apply, as the lawsuit is not aimed at refunds of taxes paid, the court concluded. While other courts have found that the United States has waived sovereign immunity…