John Sweeney is a local Connecticut lawyer providing Sophisticated Advice in Elder,... more
John Sweeney is a local Connecticut lawyer providing Sophisticated Advice in Elder, Busisness and Tax Law Law with empathy and understanding. Elder Law He helps Seniors and their families with the unique problems of Aging. He helps them understand the special legal considerations and issues they encounter and helps them, along with their families, work through these issues with expertise,... view profile
Ray has been an attorney since graduating from law school at the University of... more
Ray has been an attorney since graduating from law school at the University of Connecticut in 1968. He became a member of the Connecticut Bar Association in 1968. Rays professional concentration has been in the tax law area since graduation from law school. Ray supplemented his legal education by obtaining an LLM TAX advanced legal degree in taxation front the prestigious graduate tax program ... 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.