Past President, Pennsylvania Bar Association (1999-2000) Past Chair, Disciplinary... more
Past President, Pennsylvania Bar Association (1999-2000) Past Chair, Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Past President, Chester County Bar Association (1991) Past Chair, Paoli Hospital Foundation Board, Current Board Member Past Chair, Chester County Community Foundation Member, Board of Trustees,Malvern Preparatory School
Closely Held and Family Businesses Duie represents clients in business transactions... more
Closely Held and Family Businesses Duie represents clients in business transactions and corporate matters, with an emphasis on privately held and family businesses. His practice spans the business life cycle, from initial business planning and the formation of corporations, LLCs, partnerships, and other entities, to business sales, workouts, and windups. Duie also provides general representa... view profile
Joe concentrates his practice in estate planning and administration, business... more
Joe concentrates his practice in estate planning and administration, business succession planning, and taxation. Joe represents high net worth individuals with various facets of the law, including the preparation of individual and closely-held business tax returns. Notably, Joe is also a Certified Public Accountant and a Licensed Pennsylvania Realtor. Joe provides first-hand guidance on ... view profile
Jim regularly acts as counsel to large and small businesses as well as individuals,... more
Jim regularly acts as counsel to large and small businesses as well as individuals, representing them in business sales or acquisitions, public or private financing as well as general business representation. Jim also regularly advises and represents clients in negotiations and work-outs with the Internal Revenue Service. His extensive experience in business representation includes buy/sell agr... view profile
After receiving a bachelors degree in Psychology at The Catholic University of... more
After receiving a bachelors degree in Psychology at The Catholic University of America, Tom Bellwoar graduated from The Villanova University School of Law and was admitted to practice in 1990.He began his legal career as a law clerk to Federal Chief Magistrate Judge Tullio Gene Leomporra in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
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.