We help families keep what they have and protect their loved one's inheritance... more
We help families keep what they have and protect their loved one's inheritance through comprehensive estate planning. Asset protection planning help preserve assets where long term care is involved. We also do comprehensive business planning.
Lafe Metz is the chair of Buchanans Real Estate Practice Group. He focuses his... more
Lafe Metz is the chair of Buchanans Real Estate Practice Group. He focuses his practice on commercial real estate transactions, development, finance and leasing, with emphasis on transactional planning to minimize tax consequences. He has extensive experience representing wind farms and other alternative energy clients. Lafe also devotes significant time to representing taxpayers in state and l... view profile
Mr. Weintraub’s practice has centered on taxation for more than 40 years. He helps... more
Mr. Weintraub’s practice has centered on taxation for more than 40 years. He helps clients plan and structure transactions so that all state and local tax obligations are minimized. He represents clients in all aspects of state and local tax compliance and litigation, from audits through trials and appeals to the appellate courts. Before entering private practice, he was chief of tax litiga... view profile
Leila’s practice includes all aspects of tax planning, with a particular focus on... more
Leila’s practice includes all aspects of tax planning, with a particular focus on representing nonprofits in seeking and maintaining federal and state tax exemption. Leila’s experience with non-profits includes counseling nonprofits on: Permissible activities for organizations described in Sections 501(c)(3), 501(c)(4), 501(c)(6) and 527 Lobbying and political activities Unrelated business... view profile
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
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.