What is Tax Relief?

Falling behind on tax payments to the IRS is something that millions of Americans have dealt with at one time or
another. Owing money to the IRS can be very intimidating, but don’t worry and definitely don’t lose hope – tax
relief is available. A reputable tax relief company can help you reach a tax relief agreement with the IRS.
Optima Tax Relief’s knowledgeable experts can assist you through tax audits, help rectify issues with back taxes,
and help stop wage garnishments and bank levies from happening. Our tax relief experts will get to work immediately,
fighting on your behalf to help ensure that you get the best possible outcome with the IRS. Let our award-winning
team of tax professionals help you get back on the right side of IRS.

Our Process



100% Free



Phase 1: Investigation

Initiate client protection

Establish communication with IRS

Review case summary options

(2-4 weeks)


Phase 2: Solution

Establish IRS compliance

Achieve best outcome

(3-9 months)



Case Closed


Lots of People Get Tax Relief

As everyone knows, the tax code is extremely complicated. So, it’s not surprising that millions of Americans fall
behind with the IRS at one time or another in life.  Owing back taxes can be intimidating, because the IRS is the
world’s most powerful collection agency. They can do some scary things like seize your home, levy your bank
accounts, garnish your wages, and even threaten you home or business. Thankfully, tax relief programs are available
to assist taxpayers who are looking to get back into compliance with the IRS.

Tax Relief May Be The Best Option

Given the powers of the IRS, it’s understandable to feel scared and overwhelmed when trying to deal with the IRS on
your own. That’s where we come in. We do this every single day, sending in our licensed professionals and tax
experts to work directly with the IRS, helping to make sure our clients are treated fairly and given the best
possible deal by the IRS. Our two-phase tax relief program has made us the leader in the industry. In Phase One, we
investigate your case, establish IRS communications, and review your possible tax relief options. In Phase Two, we
work with you and the IRS get you the best possible outcome. And guess what? We love doing this. So if you’re scared
of the IRS, don’t fret—call and get a free consultation with us today.

Who We Are

Offering a full range of tax relief services and employing over 600
professionals, Optima can handle almost any IRS and state tax issue. Our team of tax professions help clients with
issues stemming from back taxes, including garnishments, bank levies, liens and other challenges. We’re on a mission
to provide every client a better financial future by making their tax issues a thing of the past.

What We Do

Optima Tax Relief specializes in helping clients rectify their IRS and state
tax issues. Our commitment to delivering unparalleled service and results has transformed the tax relief industry
and earned us numerous honors for exemplary corporate citizenship, ethics, and workplace culture.

Trust Us

Optima Tax Relief is committed to providing a safe and secure site
that you can trust. We take your privacy seriously and will not share your information.

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Staff Testimonials

Tax Attorneys Testimonials

“Helping my clients get their life back on track, by helping them with tax issues, makes my job incredibly rewarding.
That’s probably why I enjoy doing taxes so much. I get to help people, protecting them financially, every day at
Optima Tax Relief.”

Joanne – Tax Preparer

Tax Attorneys Testimonials

“It’s really a great feeling to come to work every day and know that what I’m doing has
such a positive impact on other people’s lives. The bonds I build with my clients often last well after we’ve
accomplished their goal.”

Kevin – VP, Servicing

Tax Attorneys Testimonials

“It’s a great feeling when I hear my clients tell me ‘Lauren, this is the first time I’ve
slept through the entire night in a long, long time.’ Receiving calls like this makes me realize that I’m truly
making a difference in people’s lives every day.”

Lauren – Manager

Tax Attorneys Testimonials

“When someone has the IRS breathing down their neck, the result is typically endless worry
and sleepless nights. Therefore, it brings me great joy and satisfaction to get my clients compliant with the IRS
again, so they can get back to sleeping well and moving forward with their lives.”

Phil – Lead Tax Attorney

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Our Accreditation

NAEA Enrolled Agents

Winner of the Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Ethics

Optima Tax Relief was 2017 winner of the prestigious Torch Award for Ethics awarded by the Better Business Bureau serving San Diego,
Orange and Imperial Counties. The BBB bestows this honor to companies that have demonstrated the best practices,
leadership, social responsibility and high standards of organizational ethics that benefit their customers,
employees, suppliers, shareholders and communities. A tremendous honor that stands as a testament to our unwavering
commitment to imbue the highest ethical standards into everything we do.

BBB A+ Accredited Business

We Are an A+ BBB Accredited Business

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is a private, nonprofit organization that provides services and programs to assist
consumers and businesses. Optima is a BBB accredited business. This means the BBB has determined that Optima meets
BBB accreditation standards, which includes a commitment to make a good faith effort to address any consumer
complaints. BBB Review

Inc. 500, #1 Financial Service Company in 2015!

Ranked the #1 Financial Services Company by Inc. Magazine

We’re proud to be ranked the #1 fastest-growing financial services company in America by Inc magazine which surveys
thousands of companies across the nation to determine their ratings. Our success is a direct result of our adherence
to our Core Values, which starts with “Providing excellence for every client, every time. No exceptions. No
excuses.” Inc.com

IRS CE Provider

Approved Continuing Education Provider

Optima Tax Relief has been approved by the IRS as a Continuing Education Provider. Meaning, our team of tax
professionals have a level of tax code expertise that the IRS recognizes as being qualified to provide official
educational programs to others. In short, our tax pros have been authorized by the IRS to teach other tax pros how
to do things right.

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“A” Rating With Business Consumer Alliance

Business Consumer Alliance is a private, non-profit organization developed to monitor and report on the business
practices of companies. The broad purpose of BCA is to promote business self regulation. Optima Tax Relief maintains
an A-Rating with this independent rating organization. Check Our Report

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A Proud Member of National Association of Tax Professionals

NATP is the largest organization dedicated 100% to tax professionals and their success. We exist to boost your
expertise and credibility through unmatched tax education, industry-leading federal tax research, up-to-the minute
tax code insights and services and supplies to support your business. Our members know that through their service to
taxpayers, they are putting more good into the world.

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Named a “Official “Top Workplace” Honoree”

Optima is an official “Top Workplace” award-winning organization. Awarded by the Orange County Register, in
partnership with Workplace Dynamics LLP, a leading organizational health and employee engagement research firm, this
honor goes to the top-rated companies in an annual survey that evaluates thousands of companies for their employee
culture, satisfaction and social responsibility. We’re proud to be a “Top Workplace” recipient. OC Register

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“5 Star” Rating With Super Money

SuperMoney.com offers comprehensive personal finance information, powerful tools, and real money experts to help
consumers win the fight for financial freedom. By simplifying consumer finance topics such as financial planning,
tax help, mortgages, and more, SuperMoney helps consumers achieve their financials goals.

People love Optima on Yelp

“People Love Us On Yelp” Award

Optima Tax Relief is a recipient of Yelp’s “People Love Us On Yelp” Award. Yelp awards this to a selective group of
businesses that have received exceptionally positive customer ratings and reviews. Our thanks go out to all of our
clients who’ve shared their appreciation of us on Yelp and other review sites.

Power of Attorney

Licensed by the IRS to Practice in All 50 States

We serve taxpayers throughout the entire United States. Our Power of Attorney to represent taxpayers before the IRS
is valid in all 50 states. We can also legally represent U.S. taxpayers living abroad. So no matter where you’re
living, if you owe the IRS back taxes, Optima Tax Relief is ready to help you address your tax issues.

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Named a “Best Place to Work” by the OCBJ

Optima Tax Relief has been named a “Best Place to Work” by the Orange County Business Journal. Being a “Best
Place to Work” is especially important to us because we know that a happy, thriving staff is critical to ensuring
every client receives the world-class service and unbeatable results they deserve. OCBJ

NAEA Enrolled Agents

Member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents

Optima Tax Relief is a member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA), a leading national organization
representing enrolled agents (EAs). Its members are licensed by the U.S. Department of the Treasury to represent
taxpayers before all administrative levels of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), including examination, collection
and appeals functions.

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