As a leading business, tax and estate lawyer, Doug has counseled some of the most... more
As a leading business, tax and estate lawyer, Doug has counseled some of the most dynamic entrepreneurs, business owners and affluent families in the Rocky Mountain Region. His practice focuses on advising closely held businesses and their owners on the diverse business, income and estate tax planning issues they encounter. Doug advises clients with respect to transactional matters from the sta... view profile
Born in Longmont, I grew up in Grand Junction and I think my heart still resides in... more
Born in Longmont, I grew up in Grand Junction and I think my heart still resides in Western Colorado. However, I did enjoy my college years down in Colorado Springs. My wife and I also spent three wonderful years in Washington, DC and five years in Germany, back when I was a tax accountant. We've been living in a new development out near Buckley AFB. We've enjoyed the prairie and t... 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.