Sean is a shareholder of the firm and represents real estate developers, health care... more
Sean is a shareholder of the firm and represents real estate developers, health care professionals, closely-held businesses, and not-for-profit organizations. He advises clients in all aspects of the organization and operation of the client's business, including complex sale, financing, merger and acquisition, and tax credit syndication transactions. In addition, a substantial portion of his pr... view profile
Practice limited to serious tax problems, including IRS & Missouri audits,... more
Practice limited to serious tax problems, including IRS & Missouri audits, collections, tax fraud cases. Enrolled Agent, CPA (MIssouri & Illinois), Certified Fraud Examiner. Adjunct Professor at Washington University Law School, Graduate Tax Program, since 1994.
Practice Areas: Asset Protection Planning; Corporations; Limited Liability Company... more
Practice Areas: Asset Protection Planning; Corporations; Limited Liability Company Law; Estate Planning; Income Tax; Estate Tax; International Corporations and Trusts; IRA Owned Entities; Business Succession Planning; Business Formation; Mergers and Acquisitions. Biography: Member, Order of the Curia. Member, Scribes. Editor-in-Chief, Capital University Law Review, 1973-1974. Author: "Civil ... view profile
Rob practices exclusively in the area of taxation. He representsclients in criminal... more
Rob practices exclusively in the area of taxation. He representsclients in criminal and civil tax proceedings andprovides tax planning advice to numerous business clients. Rob has tried many cases and negotiated settlements for clients involved in Listed Transactions deemed by the IRS to be abusive tax-shelter arrangements. Rob defends clientsbefore the IRS criminal and civil examination divisi... 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.