Cori Flanders is an attorney with Microsoft in the Federal Tax Controversy group.... more
Cori Flanders is an attorney with Microsoft in the Federal Tax Controversy group. She focuses her practice in the areas of federal and state tax controversy. With over ten years of tax controversy experience, Cori Flanders has worked with compliance issues, defended legal positions inside and outside of the court room, and written legal opinions supporting various tax positions. In workin... view profile
Darrel B. Carter is a founding member or CBG Law Group, PLLC. Mr. Carter has a... more
Darrel B. Carter is a founding member or CBG Law Group, PLLC. Mr. Carter has a bankruptcy and tax practice. His particular focus is on bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy resolution of federal and Washington State tax controversies including audits, appeals, litigation and collection matters. Prior to becoming a member of CBG Law Group, PLLC, Mr. Carter practiced at Tax Attorneys, Inc. in Bell... 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.