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Robert B. Teuber

Practice areas:

Tax, Business

About Me

Rob Teuber handles cases dealing with  various aspects of the tax law and the Internal Revenue Service including federal tax audits, appeals, the United States Tax Court and tax collection matters nationwide.   He authors a tax law blog (the Tax Law Forum) to discuss legal issues, developments and current events in the tax law.


 


Rob’s tax controversy practice includes:

- Resolving IRS tax audits and examination


- Resolving Wisconsin tax audits and examination


- Challenging contested audits through the appeals proce


- Negotiating cases with federal, state and local government attorney


- Litigating tax disputes in Court


- Handling tax collection issues nationwide including, income and employment taxes, interest and penalties, personal liability assessments, lien and levy Collection Due Process Appeals, installment payment plans, and reducing the amount of tax paid through Offers in Compromise


- Handling Wisconsin income, employment and sales tax collection issues, personal liability assessments, voluntary disclosure requests, installment agreements and Petitions for Compromise


Rob’s tax and business planning practice includes:

- Analyzing the tax and business considerations for determining the proper choice of entity for new businesse


- Structuring newly formed organizations to assist in the success of the busine


- Planning transactions to achieve favorable tax result


- Preparing contracts, including stock purchase agreements, asset purchase agreements, and employment agreements, to assist businesses in achieving their goal


- Creating all documentation and filings necessary to sell or dissolve a business


 


Rob is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and Milwaukee Bar Association. He is admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court, the United States District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, the United States Court of Federal Claims and the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. He has represented clients before the Internal Revenue Service, the Department of Justice, the Wisconsin Department of Revenue and local municipalities.


 


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Tax: 80%
    15 years
  2. Business: 20%
    15 years

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Daniel E. Kattman

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Daniel Kattman Trademark Application Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Eido M. Walny

    I have known Mr. Teuber for some 8 years. Rob is a very knowledgable practitioner who I know I can turn to when I have a client with tax controvery issues. He's smart, knows his stuff, and his customer service is top notch. I know that the referrals I send to Rob will be handled with white gloves. I endorse Mr. Teuber without reservation.

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    Eido Walny Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Weiss Berzowski Brady LLP

700 N Water St
Suite 1400
Milwaukee, WI, 53202-4206

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing200003/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising Star - Tax LawSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Rising Star - Tax LawSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Rising Star - Tax LawSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Rising Star - Tax LawSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Rising Star - Tax LawSuper Lawyers Magazine2009
Rising Star - Tax LawLaw & Politics Magazine2008
Rising Star - Tax LawLaw & Politics Magazine2007
Excellence for the Future Award - Tax Practice and ProcedureCALI2000
Excellence for the Future Award - Contract LawCALI1997

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyWeiss Berzowski Brady LLP2005 - Present
AttorneyReinhart Boerner Van Deuren2000 - 2005

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of WisconsinTax Section Board of Directors - Secretary2014 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinTax Section Board of Directors - Treasurer2013 - 2014
State Bar of WisconsinTax School - Chair2013 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, CLE CommitteeCLE Committee2011 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin - Solo & Small Firm Conference Planning CommitteeSubstantive Law Track Co-Chair2010 - 2014
Milwaukee Bar AssociationTax Section - Co Chair2010 - 2014
Young Non Profit Professionals Network - Greater Milwaukee ChapterBoard Member and Executive Committee2006 - 2010

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Offer in CompromiseResolved $1M tax debt for 50% of liability

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
WBB ReporterIRS Still Focused on Foreign Accounts2014
WBB ReporterIs a Closed Tax Audit Really Closed?2012
WBB ReporterThird-Party Payroll Providers may be in IRS’ Crosshairs2011
Wisconsin Law JournalWhat Tax Compromise Will Actually Mean2010
State Bar of Wisconsin’s Inside TrackDon’t Panic: The Who, What, Where and When of IRS Tax Audits (Part 1)2010
State Bar of Wisconsin’s Inside TrackIRS Appeals (Part 2)2010
State Bar of Wisconsin’s Inside TrackTax Court (Part 3)2010
State Bar of Wisconsin’s Inside TrackIRS Collections (Part 4)2010
ABA Bar LeaderSocial Media: Everybody Else Is Doing It.2010
Wisconsin Law JournalIRS Collections can be an Interesting Paradox.2010
Wisconsin Law JournalNew IRS Rules Target Tax Return Preparers.2010
WBB ReporterOil Spill Leaves Some Taxpayers in Dark Waters.2010
Wisconsin Law JournalBP Money Could Mean Murky Waters.2010
Wisconsin Law JournalThe Changing Odds of the Audit Lottery.2010
WBB ReporterMore Tax Case Filings, Complexity = More Significant Tax Law Development.2010
Wisconsin LawyerSocial Media - Building a Rep Online2009
CCH's American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 - Law, Explanation and AnalysisContributing Author2009
CPA MagazineGetting a Better Deal – Appealing an IRS Audit.2009
WBB ReporterAvoiding Successor Liability for Wisconsin Sales Tax.2009
Magazine SOHOSales Tax – If your Business Doesn’t Pay . . . You Will.2009
Magazine SOHOThe IRS is Interested in Your Hobbies.2009
Wisconsin Law JournalLast call for IRS Amnesty.2009
Wisconsin Law JournalThe most important tax advice.2009
WBB ReporterLosing deductions: Does the IRS think your business is a hobby?2009
Missouri Bar – PrecedentCutting-Edge Marketing: The Legal Podcast.2009
Wisconsin Law JournalLimited liability? Not so fast.2009
Magazine SOHOHolding Bloggers Accountable2008
CCH's Law, Explanation and Analysis of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008Contributing Author2008
Wisconsin LawyerOn Your Mark, Get Set, Blog!2008
WBB ReporterPersonal Liability and the Wisconsin Salets Tax2008
Wisconsin LawyerCutting-Edge Marketing: The Legal Podcast2008
Wisconsin LawyerWhat Keeps You Awake At Night? - Contributing Author2008
Magazine SoHoHow Does a Business Deal With Overlooked Tax Issues.2008
Small Business TimesWisconsin Waives Some Tax Penalties2007
WBB ReporterDon't Panic: A Primer on IRS Tax Audits2007
MBA MessengerWeiss Berzowski Brady Brings Legal Podcasts to Milwaukee2007
WBB ReporterTax Incentives for Making Movies in Wisconsin2007
WBB ReporterCharitable Organizations Face Property Tax Exemption Scrutiny2006
Wisconsin AccountantParticipation of Ministers in Cafeteria Plans2002
Wisconsin AccountantIRS Approach to Auditing Artists and Art Galleries2002
Wisconsin AccountantTax Aspects of Settlements and Judgments in an Employment Law Context2001
Wisconsin AccountantAre Multiple Minority and Marketability Valuation Discounts Available for Tiered Closely Held Entities?1999

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Marquette UniversityAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1997

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Wisconsin Solo and Small Firm ConferenceTax Challenges in a Time of Budget Cuts, Staff Reductions and Expanded Responsibilities2014
Tax and Business SeminarRepresenting Taxpayers at IRS Appeals Office.2014
State Bar of Wisconsin’s 65th Annual Tax SchoolRepresenting Taxpayers at IRS Appeals Office.2014
State Bar of Wisconsin’s 65th Annual Tax SchoolRecent Developments in Offshore Voluntary Disclosure.2014
Real Estate ConferenceTax Cuts, Reassessments & Legislation, the Current State of Property Taxes in Wisconsin.2014
Wisconsin Solo and Small Firm ConferenceThe Tax Man Cometh: What are the IRS, Department of Revenue, and Local Authorities Up to in Audits, Appeals and Collections.2013
Tax and Business SeminarThe Tax Man Cometh: What are the IRS, Department of Revenue, and Local Authorities Up to in Audits, Appeals and Collections2013
Tax and Business SeminarPersonal Liability – What’s New Under Section 6672 and in Wisconsin Sales/Withholding Tax Cases.2012
Wisconsin Solo and Small Firm ConferenceDealing with Federal Tax Collection Division.2011
Tax and Business SeminarWhat is and IC-DISC?2011
Wisconsin Solo and Small Firm ConferenceSo Your Client Got A Letter From The IRS, Now What?2010
Wisconsin Bar Leader's ConferenceBenefits and Pitfalls of Social Media.2010
Tax and Business SeminarNow What Are They Up To? The New Tax Preparer Penalty Rules And Revisiting Circular 230’s Liability Provisions.2010
State Bar of Wisconsin WebinarSocial Media and the Rules of Professional Conduct2010
National Association of Bar Executives - Annual ConferenceSocial Media – A Live Demo.2010
Milwaukee Bar Association, Taxation SectionNow What Are They Up To? The New Tax Preparer Penalty Rules And Revisiting Circular 230’s Liability Provisions2010
Tax and Business SeminarDissociation of an LLC Member.2009
Real Estate ConferenceWhat Happens When Disaster Strikes? Remedies and Property Tax Assessments2009
Real Estate ConferenceProperty Tax Valuation Challenges2009
Business Law ConferencePlanes, Trains and Automobiles: Is Your Business Considered a Hobby by the IRS?2009
Wisconsin Solo and Small Firm ConferenceBlogs, Podcasts and the Internet: What you Need to Know to Get Started with Viral Marketing to Further Business Development2008
WBB Extra! PodcastsEmployee vs. Independent Contractor2008
Tax and Business SeminerIRS Appeals and Beyond2008
Business Law ConferencePersonal and Successor Liability for Wisconsin Sales Taxes, This Time its Personal.2008
WBB Extra! PodcastsIRS Tax Audits - The Basics2007
WBB Extra! PodcastsWisconsin's Film Tax Credits2007
WBB Extra! PodcastsWisconsin's Voluntary Disclosure Program for Nonfilers2007
WBB Extra! Podcasts501(c)(3)s: Obtaining and Maintaining Your Organization's Tax Exempt Status2007
Tax and Business SeminerWhere Are We Now? An Update On Circular 230.2007
In-House Continuing EducationUpdate to Changes To Circular 230 - Where Are We Now?2007
Business Law ConferenceSo the IRS is Asking Questions...Now What?2007
Tax and Business SeminerLooking Over Your Shoulder: What has the IRS been up to?2006
Tax and Business SeminerLooking Over Your Shoulder: What has the IRS been up to?2006
MARNTax Issues Affecting Artists and the Art Community2006
Is an LLC Right for You?Overview of LLCs and Other Entity Options2006
In-House Continuing EducationLooking Over Your Shoulder: What has the IRS been up to?2006
Tax and Business SeminerThe Changing Landscape of Tax Controversy and Circular 2302005
MARNTax Issues Affecting Artists and the Art Community2004
In-House Legal EducationTax Aspects of Settlements and Judgments2004
WICPA LuncheonFederal and State Tax Procedural Developments2003
In-House Legal EducationTax Aspects of Settlements and Judgments2003
Adjunct ProfessorTax Issues Affecting Artists and the Art Community2003
Continuing Legal Education of WisconsinLike Kind Exchanges - Reverse Exchanges2002
Adjunct ProfessorTax Issues Affecting Artists and the Art Community2002
In-House Legal EducationTax Aspects of Settlements and Judgments2001

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