I bring my unique skill set of accounting, tax, and valuation to the areas of... more
I bring my unique skill set of accounting, tax, and valuation to the areas of litigation, federal tax litigation and federal tax controversies, including audits and appeals, and domestic relations litigation.
Attorney Patrice Dziire represents clients in sophisticated litigation,... more
Attorney Patrice Dziire represents clients in sophisticated litigation, transactional, and regulatory matters, including immigration, business, litigation, and tax. Clients receive the benefit of Ms. Dziire's 13+ years of experience and record of favorable results in administrative venues; Illinois state and federal courts; and corporate and real estate transactions valued up to nine-figures. ... view profile
Being a successful attorney requires dedication, diligence, creativity, knowledge,... more
Being a successful attorney requires dedication, diligence, creativity, knowledge, and, most of all, the ability to communicate effectively. As an attorney, and in accordance with the general philosophy of Lavelle Law, I am committed to not only acting as a competent advocate for my clients, but also keeping my clients aware of and involved in every step of the legal process.
Background: I was raised in Tucson, Arizona and Whittier, California. Our family is... more
Background: I was raised in Tucson, Arizona and Whittier, California. Our family is 13th generation members of the Society of Friends (people known as "Quakers"). While attending Whittier High School, I was an Eagle Scout, an AFS exchange student to Malaysia and the section head for percussion for the WHS Marching Band (we marched in the 1968 Presidential Inaugural Parade in Washington, DC for ... view profile
I help people companies battle the IRS and overcome their tax problems. - Offers-in-... more
I help people companies battle the IRS and overcome their tax problems. - Offers-in-compromise - Marital transmutation agreements - Representation at collection due process hearings - Innocent-spouse defense - Analysis of tax collection statutes of limitations - Installment payment plans - Tax Advocate assistance - Collection appeals - Trust Fund Recovery Penalty - Payroll Tax Issues - Discha... 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.