taxation law

You or your business received an audit notice. Maybe you are behind on your taxes and need help to get back on track. Or perhaps you are looking to proactively structure your business to be sure you never get to that point. We offer an extensive range of services aimed at resolving tax related controversies, including but not limited to the areas of income tax, estate tax, excise tax, sales and use tax and payroll tax. Our attorneys in this practice area have an in-depth understanding of state and federal tax law and procedures – a number of them being Certified Public Accountants. Whether it’s a personal tax matter, or a complex business scenario, we will work closely with accountants and other professionals to build the best team to tackle your tax controversy and to set your course to avoid future disputes.

Our taxation services include:

  • Tax planning for businesses, including structures for mergers and acquisitions
  • Tax planning for individuals, including estate tax and income tax
  • Representation in criminal tax investigations (state and federal)
  • Litigation before New York State Division of Tax Appeals (hearing level)
  • Appeals to New York State Tax Appeals Tribunal
  • Litigation before IRS Appeals (hearing level)
  • Appeals to United States Tax Court and District Court
  • Negotiation and resolution of tax collections (state and federal)
  • Developing resolutions to issues arising out of civil audits and assessments