Bruce Givner

Bruce Givner

Tax Lawyer

Los Angeles, CA





No Misconduct


English , Farsi

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1821 questions answered.

About Me

Our practice is: (i) 20%tax ltigation, tax audits and tax appeals; (ii) 20% asset protection planning; (iii) 20% income tax planning; and (iv) 40% estate planning and estate taxplanning. Estate tax planning is different than "estate planning": estate planning determines "who gets what".By contrast, estate TAX planning determines the value of what is passed to...

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Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Bruce is the most professional lawyer that really makes his clients feel comfortable and explains things on al levels.

Posted by: Jeremy almost 6 years ago.

Bruce Givner is the most intelligent lawyer I have ever met and dealt with. His knowledge goes beyond all expectations and his experience within his...

Client Review

Posted by: a Trusts client almost 6 years ago.

My wife and I met with Bruce Givner to establish a family trust. Bruce and his colleagues were extremely competent, and they provided the...
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Showing 2 of 37 peer endorsements

L. Vincent Ramunno Jr.
L. Ramunno

Wilmington, DE

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. He's reputation for skill, knowledge and ability, especially in tax law and estate planning speaks for itself. He brings...
Daniel Tam
Daniel Tam

Miami Beach, FL

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. It is clear by reading the answers in the AVVO community that this lawyer is a top notch attorney who is highly respected in...
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1976 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 6 job entries
2009 – present

Givner & Kaye, A Professional Corporation


Showing 1 of 3 degrees

1977 LL.M - Master of Laws in Tax

New York University School of Law


Showing 1 of 34 awards

2014 Super Lawyer



Showing 1 of 11 association entries

2008- present Section of Taxation, Estate And Gift Taxes Committee

American Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 90 publications

2014 The Three Legged Stool: Simple, But Sophisticated, Estate Tax Planning

California State Bar Trusts and Estates Quarterly

2013 Attacking The IRS: Ignorance or Stupidity?

Accounting Today

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 43 occasions

2013 Windfall Income Tax Planning

at West San Gabriel Valley/Pasadena Area Discussion Group, L.A. Chapter, California CPA Society

2013 Tax Strategies For Windfalls and High Income Taxpayers

at Hollywood/Beverly Hills Discusson Group, L.A. Chapter, California CPA Society

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