We are experienced in resolving all forms of tax disputes in the Greater San Francisco Bay area.
We develop solutions through a partnership that delivers.
Most tax disputes are resolved by agreement or administrative settlement, but sometimes going to court is the only option. Whether your case is yet to be filed or ready for appeal, the litigation team at Business Estate & Tax Attorneys, P.C can combine its substantive tax knowledge and experience into a winning litigation strategy.
Additional Tax Services
A tax controversy can turn your life upside down. The best defense is to avoid tax controversies by anticipating areas for potential disputes and tailoring your personal and business tax plans to avoid problems or litigation.
We understand the complexities of both business and individual tax liabilities, including those of high-net-worth individuals. It’s our job to stay current with local, state, and federal tax laws so we can best advise you on how taxes can have a minimal impact on your finances. We are experts at exploring all avenues when it comes to resolving tax disputes:
- Audits of federal estate, gift or generation-skipping tax returns
- Investigations and actions involving the Internal Revenue Service and other federal, state and local agencies and authorities
- Compliance, regulatory and related issues
While we usually try to find a way to settle tax controversies out of court with an agreement or administrative settlement, sometimes it’s necessary to litigate the dispute. We are experts at winning litigation strategies that garner the best possible outcome:
- Questions of business and travel expense deductibility
- Innocent spouse relief
- California Franchise Tax Board
- Board of Equalization
- Probate disputes