The Firm’s tax attorneys handle a wide array of cases. Their practical experience, combined with their knowledge of the tax laws, allows them to assess our clients’ goals and meet their objectives.
We have an active tax practice which offers clients sophisticated tax planning for individuals and business entities. Our tax attorneys provides counsel to individual clients seeking tax advice with respect to income and estate planning, business planning and personal transactions and tax collection issues. We advise public and private companies in connection with business formation, ongoing operations and a broad range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, compensation planning and debt restructuring. In the event of an audit, our tax attorneys are experienced in tax controversy work involving income, estate, real property, sales and other taxes. We regularly represent clients before state agencies, local officials, and the Internal Revenue Service, as well as in federal and state courts.
Our tax attorneys work closely with our trusts and estates attorneys to assist clients with asset protection planning. We counsel our clients on estate planning techniques to minimize tax consequences now and in the future. Our attorneys are experienced in using sophisticated and creative methods of structuring the ownership and transfer of assets. Through the use of trusts, family limited partnerships, private foundations and other gift-giving programs. We minimize the impact of estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxes for our clients.
The Firm also offers clients an expertise in international taxation. Our foreign clients come to us for assistance with issues which arise when they seek to make investments in the United States.