I am a San Diego bankruptcy lawyer with over sixteen years of local insolvency... more
I am a San Diego bankruptcy lawyer with over sixteen years of local insolvency practice experience. Using extensive local bankruptcy experience I aim to make a positve difference for my clients. Unlike a high volume “bankruptcy mill,” my clients receive personalized attention and legal services crafted to your individualized needs.
Ellis McGehee Carter exclusively represents, nonprofit, tax-exempt and mission based... more
Ellis McGehee Carter exclusively represents, nonprofit, tax-exempt and mission based businesses with respect to corporate and tax matters. Ellis spent 13 years practicing with large firms, forming Carter Law Group in 2010. Specifically, Ellis provides advice and counsel with respect to: qualification for tax exemption conversions to and from tax-exempt status mergers and restructuring jo... view profile
I strive to provide each potential client the information they need to decide... more
I strive to provide each potential client the information they need to decide whether to challenge their taxes, and whether I am the right person to represent them. Once I start working on a case, I utilize my specialized knowledge of property tax law, and other state and local tax issues, to obtain the largest tax reductions possible. In every matter, I consult with my client and keep the... view profile
Our practice is: (i) 40% estate tax planning; (ii) 40% asset protection planning;... more
Our practice is: (i) 40% estate tax planning; (ii) 40% asset protection planning; and (iii) 20% income tax planning. 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 your heirs. In estate tax planning we use the tools Congress has provided - family limited partn... view profile
Tax attorneys understand the interplay of different tax laws and regulations, and in planning strategies to minimize people's tax liabilities. Many tax laws are written by lawyers for lawyers, and as such are very difficult to understand. There are also many different types of taxes and tax laws–for example, income taxes, corporate and business taxes, death taxes, property taxes, estate and gift taxes, sales taxes, and international taxes. Sometimes taxes are based on an inflated or incorrect value the government has placed on an entity or activity. Tax attorneys will help you challenge the value or the tax itself, and help you reduce your taxes through careful planning.