I am a sole proprietor and pride myself on paying ALOT of attention to client... more
I am a sole proprietor and pride myself on paying ALOT of attention to client situations and circumstances. I prepare the legal instruments (wills, trusts and powers of attorney) and can prepare appropriate tax returns (federal and state) to report income, estates, gifts and inheritances. If necessary, I will also defend the returns before federal and state authorities, although we have not had... view profile
Steve is licensed to practice law in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He is also... more
Steve is licensed to practice law in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He is also authorized to represent taxpayers before the IRS throughout the United States. Steve regularly represents clients in a variety of tax and business matters, including: entity formation, individual and business tax planning, tax audit and controversy, settlement of tax debts and penalty abatement, property tax asses... view profile
I grew up in Pittsburgh, having attended Montour High School and the University of... more
I grew up in Pittsburgh, having attended Montour High School and the University of Pittsburgh. I'm married with 3 boys and live in Squirrel Hill. When not in the office, you might see me pitching Little League practice or taking my kids fishing. Given my family activities, I find that a good time to meet with clients is Sunday evenings if you can't fit in a weekday appointment. Call me and ... 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.