Community service is important to me and to my firm. I serve on a number of not-for-... more
Community service is important to me and to my firm. I serve on a number of not-for-profit boards: (i) Queens Chamber of Commerce (executive committee), (ii) Long Island City Business Development Corporation, (iii) Queens Economic Development Corporation, (iv) Queens Theatre in the Park, (iv) Queens College Business Forum. I also serve as pro bono counsel to a number of charities.
My practice has focused on young companies in a broad number of industries, but many... more
My practice has focused on young companies in a broad number of industries, but many of which are Internet and software companies. I am also a Managing Director of an investment bank, Aleutian Capital Partners, that represents companies wishing to sell themselves or raise growth capital.
After a judicial clerkship at the United States Court of Appeals for the Second... more
After a judicial clerkship at the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, Allan Pearlman went to work for the New York State Supreme Court, first as Court Attorney, then as Senior Court Attorney, in which he researched and wrote proposed decisions for the trial judges of that court. Now in private practice, Mr. Pearlman represents taxpayers -- people and businesses -- who are be... view profile
Pinni Bohm received his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2010,... more
Pinni Bohm received his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2010, where he had concentrated his studies in the tax law area. Recognizing his expertise, the Cardozo faculty granted him the James Lewis Award, which is given to one graduating student each year for outstanding achievement in tax law. He then pursued the prestigious LL.M. in Taxation degree from the New York Universit... 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.