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Will the IRS take your taxes if your car was repossessed?

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βˆ™ 2008-01-17 17:28:59

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No, but if the bank writes off any portion of the loan as a cancelled debt and reports it you on Form 1099-C, then you must include that on your tax return as income. Cancelled debt is taxed as income under the Internal Revenue Code.

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