I am certified as a specialist in taxation law by The State Bar of California Board... more
I am certified as a specialist in taxation law by The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. My practice focuses on tax controversy and planning. I represent private, public and tax-exempt business entities before the Internal Revenue Service, California Franchise Tax Board, Board of Equalization, all California state courts, all federal district courts, the U.S. Tax Court and t... view profile
As a working mother of two young children, I understand how hard it is to find time... more
As a working mother of two young children, I understand how hard it is to find time to deal with your own affairs during the day. For this reason, I try to accomodate my clients to the best of my ability by driving to them when they cannot come to my office during business hours.
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.