I received a Bachelor of Arts (summa cum laude) from the University of Miami. I... more
I received a Bachelor of Arts (summa cum laude) from the University of Miami. I obtained my law degree (Juris Doctor) from the University of Florida. In addition, I have a Masters of Law in Taxation from the University of Florida. After graduation I worked for Robert Feinschreiber and Associates before joining the Chief Counsel’s Office of the Internal Revenue Service in Miami. Along wi... view profile
Jeramie Fortenberry, LL.M., is a tax attorney practicing in the areas of business,... more
Jeramie Fortenberry, LL.M., is a tax attorney practicing in the areas of business, nonprofit, and trusts and estate law. He has a wide range of experience in advising companies and individuals on business matters, including for-profit and nonprofit taxation, mergers and acquisitions, choice of entity and company formation, and corporate governance. He has been lead attorney on a number of multi... view profile
Christopher Douglass Vasallo was born and raised in Miami, Florida and is a fifth... more
Christopher Douglass Vasallo was born and raised in Miami, Florida and is a fifth generation Miamian. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Auburn University, his Juris Doctor, with Honors, from The University of Florida School of Law and his Masters of Laws in Taxation (LLM) from the University of Miami, where he graduated in the top 5 of his class. Mr. Vasal... 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.