I am a licensed attorney in California (12/2013) and in Brazil (02/2010). I... more
I am a licensed attorney in California (12/2013) and in Brazil (02/2010). I graduated with honors in the USD School of Law LL.M program and I was ranked first in class in the J.D Equivalent in Brazil. I am currently enrolled in the Executive LL.M in Tax (online program) at New York University School of Law, expecting to graduate in December 2015. I am an associate attorney at RJS Law, wh... view profile
Chandara Diep is a senior associate at RJS LAW, was our firm’s first hire, and was... more
Chandara Diep is a senior associate at RJS LAW, was our firm’s first hire, and was with RJS LAW while it underwent its transition from a solo practitioner into a full-service law firm. Ms. Diep handles collection cases with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Franchise Tax Board (FTB), State Board of Equalization (SBOE), and the Employment Development Department (EDD). Prior to her current role... 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.