Over 25 years of experience representing taxpayers in civil and criminal tax... more
Over 25 years of experience representing taxpayers in civil and criminal tax controversies and trials. Recognized by Martindale Hubbell as preeminent in legal abilities and ethical practice. 20 years an adjunct professor at the Univeristy of Denver, College of Law, Graduate Tax Program. Has handled some of the highest profile and largest tax cases in Colorado--including what some have called a... view profile
Ms. Hoffman has a Masters in Taxation from New York University School of Law, and... more
Ms. Hoffman has a Masters in Taxation from New York University School of Law, and represents individual and organizational clients in all aspects of tax planning and controversy resolution. The primary areas of emphasis include: tax- exempt organizations, federal estate and gift tax, IRS audits and appeals, and state and local tax (including property tax and sales and use tax). Ms. Hoffman has... view profile
I grew up on Air Force bases as the daughter of an Air Force pilot. I wenteast to... more
I grew up on Air Force bases as the daughter of an Air Force pilot. I wenteast to finish college asone of the first women undergraduatesat YaleUniversity.I spent a few years as a staff member for a senator and congressman on Capitol Hill. Realizing I had no natural talent forpolitics, I earned my law degree,practiced law at a large D.C.firm, then joined the Federal Home Loan Bank Board and the ... 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.