Douglas S. Stransky is an international taxpartner in the Tax Department of the... more
Douglas S. Stransky is an international taxpartner in the Tax Department of the Boston office of Sullivan Worcester LLP. Mr. Stransky concentrates his practice on international tax planning for multinational clients across a wide range of industries with a particular emphasis on U.S.-based clients investing in foreign jurisdictions. Before joining Sullivan Worcester, Mr. Stransky was the Dire... view profile
Mr. O'Connell is Managing Director of the Firm and is Chairman of the firm's Tax... more
Mr. O'Connell is Managing Director of the Firm and is Chairman of the firm's Tax Practice Group. He concentrates his practice in the areas of business, real estate, tax and financial planning for both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, partnerships and limited liability companies, individuals and corporations, and estate and gift tax planning for individuals.
After working for large corporations (Prudential Insurance, a subsidiary of ITT, and... more
After working for large corporations (Prudential Insurance, a subsidiary of ITT, and mega-lawfirm Ropes Gray) for about ten years as an accountant, auditor, programmer and systems analyst, I wanted to work for individuals in a field where I could make a difference for the better. I started with primarily a tax practice, but when April 15, 1985 came and went I developed a very general pr... view profile
I concentrate my practice on the corporate, transactional and tax needs of the firm’... more
I concentrate my practice on the corporate, transactional and tax needs of the firm’s clients. I represent non-profit and public entities, including health and human service providers, charter schools and other educational institutions, and financial institutions which lend to non-profits and public entities. My advice to non-profit clients addresses the concerns of both newly-formed and wel... 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.