The Law Offices of Steven L. Walker, a Professional Law Corporation, represents clients on tax controversy and litigation matters before the Internal Revenue Service, U.S. Department of Justice (Tax Division), California Franchise Tax Board, State Board of Equalization, and Employment Development Department.  In addition, the firm’s practice includes tax, estate and business planning.  Because we are located in the heart of Silicon Valley, and many of our clients have assets, family and business connections abroad, our practice includes individual international tax planning and compliance work. 

We regularly interact with the Internal Revenue Service and California Franchise Tax Board and are known and well-respected by many governmental officials.  Our goal is to solve our clients’ problems through cost-effective and practical solutions, while maintaining the highest standards of ethics in the practice of law.  Our practice allows us to provide high quality legal services at a cost-effective and affordable price to our clients, and we pride ourselves in providing dedicated and personalized service to our clients.  We are known for providing skilled expertise and have achieved highly successful results.


About Us

Our attorneys are licensed to practice before the United States Tax Court, hold advanced degrees in taxation, and have skill and expertise in dealing with governmental agencies.  The Firm provides skilled advocacy and expertise in sensitive controversies with government taxing agencies. The founder, Steven L. Walker, is a former IRS Office of Chief Counsel Attorney, worked at the California Franchise Tax Board, and is a past Chair of the Taxation Section of the State Bar of California. He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of San Francisco School of Law, where he teaches in the LLM Taxation Program.


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