Emily began working in the nonprofit sector during college, and has not strayed far... more
Emily began working in the nonprofit sector during college, and has not strayed far from it since. She believes that the nonprofit sector plays an indispensable role in giving a voice to underserved communities. The combined experience of working both within the nonprofit community and as an advisor to nonprofits has provided her with the ability to understand both the culture within the orga... view profile
Barna, Guzy Steffen, LTD handles a wide variety of matters. We have experienced... more
Barna, Guzy Steffen, LTD handles a wide variety of matters. We have experienced attorneys who represent individuals and businesses in corporate transactions, banking, real estate, estate planning, family law, personal injury, criminal defense, employment counseling and general litigation. My practice focuses on estate planning, trust administration, probate and tax matters.
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.