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Thank you for visiting my Avvo profile. I hope what follows is helpful to you assessing the need and fit. I returned to live and work in Chelan County, Washington State in late January 2014 an just opened my law practice after opening my business brokerage and litigation support/appraisal valuation business. Yes, I operate three istinct businesses. The legal profession is undergoing unpre... view profile
Mr. Hallett is a founder of Chicoine & Hallett, P.S. From 1980 to 1983, Mr. Hallett... more
Mr. Hallett is a founder of Chicoine & Hallett, P.S. From 1980 to 1983, Mr. Hallett was a Special Trial Judge with the United States Tax Court, where he heard and decided more than 350 tax cases involving all areas of tax law. --- Mr. Hallett is a founder of Chicoine Hallett, P.S. From 1980 to 1983, Mr. Hallett was a Special Trial Judge with the United States Tax Court, where he heard and de... view profile
Ms. Veliz joined LeSourd Patten, P.S. in 2008 after working for 13 years at the... more
Ms. Veliz joined LeSourd Patten, P.S. in 2008 after working for 13 years at the Office of Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service. As an attorney for the IRS, she tried cases before the United States Tax Court involving individuals, corporations, and estates. She also provided advice to IRS agents during audits and on collection matters. In addition, Ms. Veliz represented the IRS in ban... view profile
I am a Seattle-area based attorney but serve clients in numerous states and... more
I am a Seattle-area based attorney but serve clients in numerous states and internationally. My legal practice emphasizes wealth preservation and transfer. I provide an integrated approach to estate, business, personal and financial planning utilizing sophisticated tax, business, asset protection and estate planning techniques designed to preserve your wealth now and in the future. In additi... view profile
I love to strategize. Whether it is strategizing and redeeming frequent flyer miles... more
I love to strategize. Whether it is strategizing and redeeming frequent flyer miles for my next adventure race, or working toward a solution for clients, I always keep the bigger picture in mind. My approach is to determine what my client’s issues and needs are, in layman’s terms so they can be easily understood. Then, I use my strategizing skills to develop solutions with clients, always keepi... view profile
As chair of the firm's real estate department and past chair of the firm's business... more
As chair of the firm's real estate department and past chair of the firm's business department, I focus on real estate, business, and tax matters for individuals and privately held companies in addition to dental practice acquisitions and sales. I am a native to Washington and hold a master's degree in taxation, which broadens my ability to advise and assist clients effectively.
Ryan’s practice focuses on representing businesses and tribal governments in public... more
Ryan’s practice focuses on representing businesses and tribal governments in public affairs, energy development, taxation, and general economic development. A former U.S. District Court law clerk, Ryan brings an intimate understanding of the federal courts and complex litigation. He writes prolifically about matters critical to Indian country, and has published over 30 articles in academic jo... 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.