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
Gene Takagi is the managing attorney of NEO Law Group, contributing publisher of the... more
Gene Takagi is the managing attorney of NEO Law Group, contributing publisher of the Nonprofit Law Blog, and a regular contributor to Tony Martignetti Nonprofit Radio. He writes and presents on nonprofit legal issues - a lot. Recently, Gene has been published by The Chronicle of Philanthropy, The Nonprofit Times, and The Nonprofit Quarterly and spoken at conferences for Independent Sector, Boar... 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.