As a business and tax attorney serving Arizona for over 25 years, the philosophy... more
As a business and tax attorney serving Arizona for over 25 years, the philosophy behind my legal practice has remained constant. I maintain the highest level of responsiveness to my clients’ needs, solve legal problems in the most cost-effective, yet creative manner and take on no more work than I can do well. My practice emphasizes: Business planning and transactions Business succession p... view profile
I help people and small businesses solve tax problems. I also help seniors solve... more
I help people and small businesses solve tax problems. I also help seniors solve issues related to protecting assets and paying for long term care. If you have a serious tax problem and want to find a real, long term solution, visit us at taxlawyeraz.com. If you are worried about long term care costs and asset protection issues visit: ArizonaElderLawyer.Com.
My law practice is primarily focused on state and local taxation with an emphasis on... more
My law practice is primarily focused on state and local taxation with an emphasis on property tax counseling and litigation. I represent clients in all phases of tax litigation including administrative appeals, court litigation, and appellate court litigation.
While in law school, I indulged my life-long enthusiasm for sports while working for... more
While in law school, I indulged my life-long enthusiasm for sports while working for the Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance of the University of Toledo and with the NCAA clearinghouse to determine student-athlete eligibility. Lawyer Kevin Vale | Lawyer Family view profile
I am a "strategic interpretive replicator." Basically, I see or experience success... more
I am a "strategic interpretive replicator." Basically, I see or experience success in one context and I do my best to replicate it in another. The law presents a fascinating opportunity to apply that ability by taking a mixture of facts, personalities, case law, statutes, experience, and extracting the useful parts of each to apply to my next case.I enjoy helping people who have been fired or ... view profile
There is perhaps nothing more frightening than to be confronted by seemingly... more
There is perhaps nothing more frightening than to be confronted by seemingly insurmountable debts and taxes that threaten to ruin your family and/or your business. This is particularly true as we emerge from this recession. I have been representing my clients in bankruptcy law since 1978. I am a certified bankruptcy specialist by the State Bar of Arizona. I am a recognized member of the Ord... 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.