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Douglas A. Pessefall

Douglas A. Pessefall

Practice areas:

Tax, Business

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About Me

I am a tax and business law attorney in the Milwaukee office of Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c. where I represent and advise taxpayers in connection with federal, state and local tax matters, audits, administrative appeals and tax litigation involving a wide variety of issues.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Tax: 75%
    13 years
  2. Business: 25%
    13 years

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Contact Info

Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.

1000 N. Water Street
Suite 1700
Milwaukee, WI, 53202

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing200203/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Class of 2008Future Milwaukee2008

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderReinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.2014 - Present
ShareholderWhyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C.2005 - 2014
AttorneyMichael Best & Friedrich LLP2002 - 2005
Executive DirectorIthaca Downtown Partnership1997 - 1998
Executive DirectorMainstreet Piqua, Inc.1994 - 1997
Owner / Vice PresidentLocal Government Solutions, Inc.1991 - 1996
StaffState & Local Government Commission of Ohio1990 - 1991

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Wisconsin Tax SectionBoard of Directors2008 - Present
Wisconsin Nonprofits AssociationMember2008 - Present
Institute for Professionals in TaxationMember2008 - Present
North Avenue Community Development CorporationBoard of Directors2008 - Present
Tosa Baseball LeagueUmpire2008 - Present
Milwaukee Kickers Soccer ClubTreasurer2007 - 2008
Tosa Kickers Soccer AssociationCoach2006 - 2007
Milwaukee Tax ClubMember2005 - Present
Milwaukee Bar Association Taxation SectionCo-chair2004 - 2007

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Tax-Exempt AdvisorStates Seek to Measure Charity (Part II)2009
Tax-Exempt AdvisorStates Seek to Measure Charity (Part I)2008
Journal of State TaxationStates Place Different Premium on Premiums2008
ABA Property Tax DeskbookWisconsin Property Tax2008
WHD Real Deal NewsletterJust What the Doctor Ordered: Wisconsin Supreme Court Orders Strong Prescription for Wisconsin Municipalities2008
The Daily ReporterDirect-Purchase Agreements2004
The Daily ReporterChallenging Property Tax Assessments2004
The Daily ReporterUse Value Assessment and Penalties2004

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoN/Alaw2002
University of DaytonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Wisconsin State and Local Tax ClubWisconsin Property Tax Update2008
State Bar of Wisconsin 59th Annual Tax SchoolProgram Chair2008
Planned Giving Council of Eastern WisconsinWhat's It Worth? Practical Perspectives on Charitable Giving2008
Adjunct Professor - University of Milwaukee School of BusinessMultistate Income Taxation2008
Planned Giving Council of Eastern WisconsinPractical Perspectives on Private Foundations2006
Professional Education Systems InstituteWisconsin Sales & Use Tax Update2003
National Business InstituteLimited Liability Companies in Wisconsin2003
Lorman Education ServicesProperty Tax in Wisconsin2003
Professional Education Systems InstituteWisconsin Property Tax 20022002