Successful tax litigation begins with advance planning, detailed tax returns, and a thorough documentation of our client's position well before any question of examination. In most cases, a complete and transparent explanation will resolve our client's audit at the earliest stages, ensuring that only genuine questions of tax law are litigated.
Most of our tax controversy clients, however, have already received a tax notice and are seeking representation to protect their legal rights. Our office has experience with all levels of state and federal government with a record of favorable outcomes for our clients.
Our office represents companies and their owners with disputes about partnership interests, LLC membership interests and interests in closely held corporations.
Estate and trust litigation
Tax issues are inherent in estate and trust matters and are especially important to legal disputes. Tax expertise can be a powerful litigation device. In addition to representing both beneficiaries and trustees, our office is frequently asked to consult on estate and trust litigation issues.