I was born in Ohio and raised just outside Washington, DC in Lanham, Maryland. I... more
I was born in Ohio and raised just outside Washington, DC in Lanham, Maryland. I returned to Ohio to attend Ohio University; where I graduated Cum Laude and was a member of Golden Key International Honour Society and Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society. In addition, I was honored to be named an Ohio University Outstanding Senior Leader. Prior to my legal career, I worked in nonprofit fu... view profile
I am a highly experienced, service-oriented estate planning and nonprofit... more
I am a highly experienced, service-oriented estate planning and nonprofit organizations attorney. After practicing in big firms in New York and California for over 15 years, I gave up my equity partnership to follow my dream -- to serve you better using technology. My practice will utilize custom software that will improve communication and efficiency. Better, faster, at a lower cost -- that... 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.
I specialize in tax controversies, i.e., audit controversies, before the Franchise... more
I specialize in tax controversies, i.e., audit controversies, before the Franchise Tax Board (FTB) , Board of Equalization (BOE), Employment Development Department (EDD) and State Controller's Office (SCO). My state and local tax experience encompasses almost all 50 states.
If you are interested in reading my recent tax article, entitiled "Are You FBAR... more
If you are interested in reading my recent tax article, entitiled "Are You FBAR Serious?" that will be published in the Business Law News in May 2012, please contact me at Marianne@TheTaxCounsel.com. The following is an excerpt from the article: Are You FBAR serious? Marianne H. Man I. Introduction Are you FBAR serious?Seriously, do you know what a FBAR is?I... view profile
Belan Kirk Wagner is the Managing Partner of Wagner Kirkman Blaine Klomparens... more
Belan Kirk Wagner is the Managing Partner of Wagner Kirkman Blaine Klomparens Youmans LLP. Wagner Kirkman Blaine Klomparens Youmans LLP is a full-service law firm providing both transactional and litigation services. Belan Kirk Wagner is head of the taxation and transactional department which practices in a variety of areas. He provides expert legal services in the following specialties:... 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.