We have several taxpayer's who come to us because they have an IRS tax lien on record. When the IRS files a tax lien it is reported at the county clerk and recorder's office where the taxpayer resides. The goal of the tax lien is for the IRS to secure their interests in the IRS tax liability. In most cases the tax lien can damage your credit, keep you from qualifying for a refinance. . . read more here!