I am not the usual kind of lawyer. I am more the old fashioned "counselor" who... more
I am not the usual kind of lawyer. I am more the old fashioned "counselor" who becomes your advisor over time whom you are welcome to call most any time with an important question. I bill extremely conservatively, for instance, many lawyers have a minimum .25 hour or 1/4 hour for the most minor communication, using the rationale, well, I get the voice mail, open the file, make a notation, retur... view profile
Douglas focuses his practice primarily in the areas of business and corporate law,... more
Douglas focuses his practice primarily in the areas of business and corporate law, and civil litigation. Douglas was admitted to the North Carolina State Bar in 2010. He is a member of the American Bar Association, North Carolina Bar Association and the Wake County Bar Association. While in Law School at The George Washington University, he was a member of the Small Business and Communit... 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.