In a nation based on the values of liberty and equality, someone's income level shouldn't really affect their chances of an IRS tax audit. After all, equality before the law is such a key value for us as Americans.
"Begin with the end in mind," wrote Stephen F. Covey in his highly influential book, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People. How would principle apply to small businesses seeking to minimize tax liability while avoiding IRS audits?
When the IRS says you have unpaid income taxes, several different scenarios can ensue. It may be that the agency is in error, and that aggressive tax litigation can resolve the dispute in your favor.
Claims of tax fraud have serious consequences for Texas citizens and the mere allegation that an individual tried to deceive the state or federal government can change the path of a person's life. The criminal tax matters will often be publicized and the person accused will have to deal with the "court" of public opinion.