Tax Relief Advocates (TRA) Review
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Tax Relief Advocates (TRA) Reviews

Bob Phillips


Bob Phillips

Find a workable solution with the IRS
Find a workable solution with the IRS
About Tax Relief Advocates (TRA)

Tax Relief Advocates (TRA) is a relatively young tax relief company that has been in business since 2017. Its corporate officers are located in Irvine, CA. The firm conducts business virtually in all 50 states and has fifteen physical offices throughout the United States.

Tax Relief Advocates offers solutions for various financial challenges, including IRS debt, bank levies, wage garnishment, and other tax-related problems. TRA provides tax relief services to individuals and small businesses.

A staff of tax attorneys provides tax relief guidance, CPAs, enrolled agents, and tax consultants. TRA prides itself on developing customized solutions for each client and helping people take control of their tax problems.









Tax Relief Advocates (TRA) Tax Relief Review

Tax Relief Advocates is responsible for helping individuals and small businesses resolve their federal and state tax issues. They have an in-house team that includes attorneys, CPAs, enrolled agents, and tax consultants.

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Pros & Cons

  • Free consultation
  • Money back guarantee
  • Resolutions in as little as six weeks
  • More complex cases can take three months or longer to resolve
  • The website is vague on the minimum debt required and fees charged

Tax Relief Service Types

  • IRS Tax Discharge
  • IRS Tax Expiration
  • Levy Release
  • Payroll Tax Debt Relief
  • Tax Lien Removal
  • Unfiled Tax Returns
  • Audit Representation
  • Federal tax
  • State tax

In-House Professionals

  • Tax Attorneys
  • CPAs
  • Enrolled Agents

Type of Fees

  • Flat rate

Associated Fees

Tax Relief Advocates does not publish its fees online. You’ll need to have a phone consultation with a company tax professional to learn their fees.

Application & Handling Process

There are three ways to begin the process of working with Tax Relief Advocates.

First, interested individuals can call the company’s toll-free number and speak with a representative who will provide essential information, qualify the inquirer to see if they meet the company’s minimum requirements, and schedule a consultation with a tax professional.

Second, by clicking on the “Free, Confidential Tax Consultation” button on their website, potential clients will have the video player on their device (i.e., FaceTime on a MacBook) open up automatically to connect them with a tax professional.

Third, a form can be submitted on their website. The online procedure to begin their tax relief process consists of seven screens.

Screen 1: Amount of your tax problem

Required Information

Tax Relief Advocates requires the submission of personal information to get started. They ask for basic information (name, phone, email, state of residence, and amount owed).

State Availability

Available in all states

Privacy & Security

Tax Relief Advocates provides a detailed privacy statement on its website but does not address how security is enforced digitally.

Customer Support

An automated attendant answered our call to the toll-free customer support number and promptly transferred us to a live person.

The representative we spoke with was not a tax professional. However, they were helpful, answered questions, and qualified us as potential clients.

Phone Support
7am-6pm PST

In Conclusion

Tax Relief Advocates is an Irvine, California-based tax relief firm that conducts online business nationwide and has fifteen offices scattered throughout the country. It has top ratings from the BBB and favorable online reviews. TRA helps small businesses, as well as individuals, with IRS and state tax problems.


Who will I receive help from at Tax Relief Advocates?
Tax Relief Advocates will have a tax attorney, CPA, Enrolled Agent or tax consultant represent you to the IRS.
How much does Tax Relief Advocates charge for a consultation to see if they can help me?
Initial consultations with Tax Relief Advocates are free.
How much does Tax Relief Advocates charge?
Tax Relief Advocates charges a set fee that will vary depending on the complexity of your situation. They will quote you a fee during your consultation.

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Bob Phillips

Having spent over fifteen years helping people plan their lives financially, Bob has a vast amount of knowledge concerning personal finance. During his career, Bob mastered many different financial products to help people achieve their financial goals, including life insurance, disability insurance, mutual funds, and stocks and bonds. He earned the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation and held numerous securities licenses. Bob is an internationally published poet and is now a freelance writer living in North Texas with his wife and Doberman puppy.