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The Firm represents individuals, corporations, partnerships, trust and estates in sensitive tax controversy matters before the Internal Revenue Service, United States Department of Justice, U.S. Attorney’s Office, California Franchise Tax Board, and other state taxing agencies.
Our tax litigation experience encompasses virtually every type of case before the United States Tax Court including companies, investors, individuals, partners, trusts, and estates…
Our attorneys are known for our ability to write clearly and effectively present evidence and arguments to negotiate a favorable settlement on behalf of our clients….
We are known by our clients for saving substantial amounts of money and devising innovative solutions to resolve complex tax problems…
If a client meets the criteria for penalty abatement, a penalty abatement request can be an effective way to substantially reduce a client’s balance…
Have you recently been contacted by an IRS Special Agent from IRS Criminal Investigation? Are you the subject of a criminal investigation, a witness, or a suspect?
The firm has substantial experience in representing individuals with offshore compliance issues with the Internal Revenue Service.
The firm handles civil and criminal tax enforcement of employers who have failed to comply with their employment tax obligations.
The firm has substantial experience with representing companies, partnership, trusts and individuals before the California Franchise Tax Board.
Our attorneys counsel clients regarding tax-related issues in bankruptcy, including whether taxes can be discharged in bankruptcy.
The firm represents individuals claiming that they are entitled to relief from a tax liability shown on a joint tax return based upon the innocent spouse provisions…
The firm represents tax professionals, such as enrolled agents, accountants, and return preparers who have compliance issues with the Internal Revenue Service.
Our understanding of the federal and California tax law can be a formidable resource for litigation counsel in seeking to favorably resolve a case.
Estate planning, trust and estate administration, gifts and bequests (foreign and domestic), income taxation issues surrounding trusts, and tax controversies involving estate and gift tax laws (audits, appeals and Tax Court representation).