Mr. McKellar practices law in the areas of IRS tax resolution and criminal defense,... more
Mr. McKellar practices law in the areas of IRS tax resolution and criminal defense, with an emphasis on tax fraud, health care fraud, and white collar federal crimes. Mr. McKellar has successfully defended clients in criminal cases in both federal and state courts. Mr. McKellar was voted by his peers as a “Top Attorney” by Knoxville’s CityView magazine in its 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 edit... view profile
Practice Areas: Tax Controversy (Audits and Collection Matters) Tax Controversy (... more
Practice Areas: Tax Controversy (Audits and Collection Matters) Tax Controversy (Criminal Tax) Tax Litigation (state and federal courts) Probate Estate Planning Education: Bachelor of Science, Middle Tennessee State University (2000) Doctor of Jurisprudence, The University of Memphis School of Law (2004). Master of Laws in Taxation, The University of Florida School of Law (2007). ... view profile
My goal is to continue practicing law for as long as I continue to enjoy it. Some of... more
My goal is to continue practicing law for as long as I continue to enjoy it. Some of my greatest pleasures are in counseling clients regarding their business and personal affairs where I often am able to solve important problems for clients. In the event I do not have the expertise for solving their problems, most often I am able to guide them to one or more appropriate persons who can do so.... 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.