MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) – Alexia Echevarria – one of the stars of The Real Housewives of Miami – and her politically-connected lobbyist husband Herman are in the IRS’ crosshairs.

The IRS, according to papers filed with Miami-Dade County, accuses the Echevarrias of scrimping on their income tax payments by a total of $90,078.44 for 2009.

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According to CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald, the agency has requested that the couple pay up several times, and finally placed a lien on their $1.2 million homestead in Miami Beach.

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