This is a divorce question. You should discuss with this your attorney, or retain an attorney for this purpose.
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You have a potential issue regarding your divorce settlement agreement if your x spouse is not complying with a court order. Also, you should not pay the tax due and consult with a tax attorney to discuss fighting the IRS debt as it appears that you may not owe this amount.
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