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Tax Advice

The tax environment is ever-changing and complex. We endeavor to provide legal advice that is timely and significant to your business. We look for practical solutions to mitigate taxes in complex business transactions. We advise clients with respect to tax aspects of acquisitions and dispositions, financing techniques, partnerships and other joint ventures, and real estate matters. Our services include:

  • Choice of entity
  • Equity ownership interests
  • Executive compensation planning
  • Federal, state, and local taxation
  • Mergers and asset sales/acquisitions, Partnerships, LLCs, and LLPs
  • Structuring privately-held and family-owned businesses
  • Stock sales and redemptions
  • Tax-free exchanges (§1031 exchanges)
  • Succession planning
Representative Matters
  • Represented client before the IRS and successfully asserted innocent spouse defense resulting in substantial six-figure tax savings.
  • Created nonprofit entities in connection with the successful granting of group exemption status.
  • Creation of multiple qualified subchapter S subsidiaries (“QSUBs” and qualified subchapter S trusts (“QSSTs”).
  • Handled multiple multi-million dollar forward and reverse §1031 tax-free exchanges.