After working for the I.R.S. for seven years, I made the decision to leave and enter... more
After working for the I.R.S. for seven years, I made the decision to leave and enter private practice. I now represent individuals and small businesses who are having tax problems. I have found this work most gratifying and rewarding. I've gotten to form relationships for life and friendships that will never die.
Frank G. Podesta is a litigation, tax and white collar defense attorney in Atlanta,... more
Frank G. Podesta is a litigation, tax and white collar defense attorney in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Podesta is a member of the American Bar Association, in which he is a member of both the Financial Institutions and White Collar Crime Committees. Mr. Podesta earned his B.A. in History and English, as well as his M.A. in Theology from Boston College. He earned his J.D. from Rutgers University Sc... 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.