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
Ken has brought to his practice some 30 years of experience in several major law... more
Ken has brought to his practice some 30 years of experience in several major law firms in Boston. Immediately prior to his establishment in 2003 of a solo practice, he was a member of the estate planning department of Bingham McCutchen LLP, an international law firm. He was previously a partner of another international law firm, Holland Knight LLP (and of its Boston-office predec... view profile
My practice includes a number of interrelated areas. My real estate, probate, estate... more
My practice includes a number of interrelated areas. My real estate, probate, estate planning and tax experience and expertise assist me in my work with divorcing clients. I have developed an area of mediation in my practice ("mediation to stay married" or "marital mediation" that uses mediation skills to assist couples who are experiencing difficulty in their marriage. Most of my work is non-c... 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.