Mr. Weintraub’s practice has centered on taxation for more than 40 years. He helps... more
Mr. Weintraub’s practice has centered on taxation for more than 40 years. He helps clients plan and structure transactions so that all state and local tax obligations are minimized. He represents clients in all aspects of state and local tax compliance and litigation, from audits through trials and appeals to the appellate courts. Before entering private practice, he was chief of tax litiga... view profile
I provide special tax counsel to law firms, accountants, and businesses from my... more
I provide special tax counsel to law firms, accountants, and businesses from my Minneapolis office on business tax matters. Formerly a partner with Sullivan & Worcester LLP, I have a strong ties to the firm and maintain an of counsel relationship with them. My practice focuses on structuring mergers and acquisitions; structuring real estate transactions, including real estate investment trust (... view profile
I wanted to be a lawyer since the 8th grade (b/c if you were a good student back... more
I wanted to be a lawyer since the 8th grade (b/c if you were a good student back then, it was either "be a lawyer" or "be a doctor" and I didn't like blood (or dead people)). I wanted to be a TAX lawyer since about then when I read about the different types of law and most seemed boring. BUT, tax law seemed interesting and would reward creativity. So, since about the 8th grade, I knew I cou... view profile
Mr. Goldblum is the chairman of TroyGould's Tax Department and is engaged in a broad... more
Mr. Goldblum is the chairman of TroyGould's Tax Department and is engaged in a broad tax practice with special emphasis on corporate and partÂnership taxation, executive taxation, tax controÂversies and estate planning.
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.