Taxation, including estate and succession planning and representation of taxpayers... more
Taxation, including estate and succession planning and representation of taxpayers in material tax controversies. Advice and assistance with respect to establishment of different types of legal entitites and experienced representation with respect to business, corporate, and partnership matters.
Doug Welty was the first attorney in Northern Virginia to be certified as an Estate... more
Doug Welty was the first attorney in Northern Virginia to be certified as an Estate Planning Law Specialist (EPLS) by the Estate Law Specialist Board, an organization accredited by the American Bar Association. (The Virginia State Bar does not certify specialists, nor are there any procedures in Virginia for approving certifying organizations. And there are many excellent lawyers who are no... view profile
Former IRS Attorney. Knowledgeable in tax, business, finance, accounting and... more
Former IRS Attorney. Knowledgeable in tax, business, finance, accounting and securities. Licensed to practice before IRS in all states. Admitted to the Bar in Virginia and the District of Columbia. Vietnam Veteran (Bronze Star Medal) Discount on fees to all veterans.
H. Christopher Moss CPA/ATTORNEY H Christopher Moss, CPA is both a CPA and a Tax... more
H. Christopher Moss CPA/ATTORNEY H Christopher Moss, CPA is both a CPA and a Tax Attorney (DC VA) with expertise in legal innovative and entrepreneurial tax strategies. He regularly handles IRS matters including appeals within the Service and US Tax Court appeals. Additional areas of expertise include small business LLC planning and structure analysis, MD-DC multidiscipline practice, divorc... 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.