If the Government Makes a Mistake in a Tax Bill Can They Bill For More Later?
The answer will depend on all the circumstances involved, and would probably require a review of all the facts and procedures. However, governments have broad powers when it comes to taxing authority. It is likely they would argue that you haven't suffered a hardship since you weren't entitled to the reduced rate you were originally taxed at. If you wish to pursue the matter, we suggest contacting the taxpayer advocate at the following link for further assistance: