Practice Areas: Tax
and Gift Tax
In conjunction with estate planning and probate
and trust administration, we prepare federal gift
tax returns and federal and state estate tax returns.
We are able to direct clients to experienced appraisers
and other professionals whose services may be needed
to minimize tax liability.
The Firm has substantial expertise in income tax
planning for corporations, partnerships, limited
liability companies, and other business entities.
We advise business clients in connection with the
tax aspects of acquisitions, reorganizations, liquidations,
redemptions, and debt restructuring. Our clients
often seek our advice on structuring business arrangements
and other transactions in the most tax-efficient
We represent clients in resolving disputes with
state and federal taxing authorities at audit,
administrative appeal, and in formal litigation,
including preparing protests and pleadings, participating
in settlement negotiations with government representatives
and drafting settlement agreements. We often work
with accounting firms to project different possible
outcomes of tax disputes so that our clients
will be able to decide which course of action to
take based on an informed cost-benefit analysis.