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Charles R Smith

Charles Smith’s Legal Cases

6 total

  • Entity Formation

    Practice Area:
    Business
    Outcome:
    Entities successfully structured and brought into legal existence
    Description:
    I have formed hundreds of Arizona corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies. The are structured to maximize the client benefit for tax, estate planning, liability limitation and asset protection purposes.
  • Property Owner versus Lien Claimant

    Practice Area:
    Real Estate
    Date:
    Sep 09, 2013
    Outcome:
    The wrongful lien was removed from title by Court Order
    Description:
    This case involved a dispute between a real property owner and the former owner who claimed a lien on the title. A dispute arose and client stopped making payments on the loan. Six years later the client came to me and we filed a Quiet Title Action to invalidate the lien.
  • Tax Lien Holder v. Property Owner

    Practice Area:
    Real Estate
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Outcome:
    Title to property obtained
    Description:
    I foreclosed on an apple orchard storage building due to non-payment of property taxes.
  • Taxpayer v. Internal Revenue Service

    Practice Area:
    Tax
    Date:
    May 01, 2013
    Outcome:
    Deficiency abated
    Description:
    Taxpayer was erroneously assessed with taxes on over $50,000 of income. We filed a Petition in the US Tax Court.
  • Creation of Living Trust

    Practice Area:
    Estate Planning
    Date:
    Oct 23, 2013
    Outcome:
    Client happy and given peace of mind.
    Description:
    A 90 year old client could not find her estate planning documents prepared by another attorney. We drafted an amended and restated trust to eliminate the need for the prior documents and to avoid probate.
  • LLC Formation

    Practice Area:
    Limited Liability Company (LLC)
    Date:
    Nov 29, 2013
    Outcome:
    LLC successfully formed next day
    Description:
    Client emailed on Thanksgiving that he needed an LLC formed for use with an immediate real estate closing.