The Bookstein Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) provides free representation to low-income taxpayers facing tax disputes with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). If you have a dispute or a controversy with the IRS and need assistance, please contact the Bookstein LITC for more information at (818) 677-3688 or email our office at
. Appointments are required.
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If you are facing a dispute with the IRS, and need assistance, please contact our office for more information at (818) 677-3688.
Client Screening: All prospective clients are initially screened by the Clinic staff. To begin the screening process, you may submit the screening form online Tax Clinic Screening Form or call our Clinic at 818-677-3688. Hours of operations are M-F 9am-5 pm.
Client Eligibility: You may be eligible if you meet these requirements:
- You have a dispute with the Internal Revenue Service.
- The amount in dispute with the Internal Revenue Service is not greater than $50,000 for any taxable year.
- Your household total income--you, and any spouse or dependents--does not exceed 250% of the current Federal Poverty Guidelines.
The Clinic operates year round and is powered by undergraduate accounting and graduate tax students who are trained to provide assistance to low income taxpayers.
Under the supervision of an experienced tax faculty, students are assigned to represent low income taxpayers who are facing a dispute with the Internal Revenue Service.
Clinicians are current Accounting undergraduate students or Masters in Taxation students at CSUN.More Student Information
Bookstein Hall 1111
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330-8372
Phone: 1 (818) 677-3688
Fax: 1 (818) 677-4892
Harvey and Harriet Bookstein
The U.S. Treasury Department
Nazarian College of Business & Economics