So you want to appeal a tax levy? This is a lot easier than you might think. Before you do this you must first be warned that it will be extremely difficult to get back any of your assets that have been seized after the levy has already taken full effect. First, you have to request the appeal. You can go about doing this by requesting a Collection Due Process hearing with the Office of Appeals. Then you will need to file a request for a Collection Due Process hearing with the IRS office that you received the notice from. There are some things you may want to consider before appealing a tax levy. One of the most common reasons to appeal a tax levy is that if your taxes were paid in full. There are some occasions where the IRS will make a mistake; after all they are only human.