Henry S. Stillwell joined Rathje Woodward, LLC in 1975, and became a member in 1980. During his career, he has focused on various areas of real estate law, including commercial... more
Henry S. Stillwell joined Rathje Woodward, LLC in 1975, and became a member in 1980. During his career, he has focused on various areas of real estate law, including commercial transactions, land use entitlements, and associated tax incentive financing. He serves as legal counsel for numerous developers, builders and retailers on single and mixed - use development projects, as well as for ... 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.