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Over 25 years of experience representing taxpayers in civil and criminal tax controversies and trials. Recognized by Martindale Hubbell as preeminent in legal abilities and ethical practice.   20 years an adjunct professor at the Univeristy of Denver, College of Law, Graduate Tax Program.  Has handled some of the highest profile and largest tax cases in Colorado--including what some have called a "landmark" case in the United States Tax Court and successfully defending an appeal in the United States Supreme Court.  Also serves as counsel to many CPAs, accounting firms and return preparers.  For over 20 years, has authored and instructed many continuing education courses in the areas of tax controversies, ethics in tax practice and accountant liability.  A highly sought out public speaker in the areas of his practice.


Practice areas


  1. Tax: 40%
    29 years
  2. Tax Fraud: 40%
    29 years, 50 cases
  3. Business: 20%
    29 years, 100 cases



Hourly ($150-400/hour)

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Contact info

Anderson & Jahde, PC

2100 West Littleton Boulevard, Suite 300
Littleton, CO, 80120-5708


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerAnderson & Jahde, P.C.1995 - Present
PartnerWaltz, D'Antuono, Correll & Anderson1991 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar Association, Taxation SectionMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Denver Tax AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Wandry v. Commissioner Of Internal Revenue ServiceWin
Intermountain Insurance Service of Vail, LLC v. Commissioner of the Internal Revenue,Win
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Publication nameTitleDate
Effectively Representing Your Client Before The New IRSThe Trust Fund Recovery Penalty Chapter2002
The Colorado LawyerWhen The IRS Wants Your Client To Pay Trust Fund Taxes, Part I, II and III1997
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Denver Sturm College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Metropolitan State College of DenverN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1984
University of Colorado - BoulderN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1979
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
DU Annual Tax UpdateUpdate On Ethics In Tax Practive2012
Continuing EducationColorado Sales & Use Taxes2012
Continuing EducationEmployment Taxes: A Potentially Devastating Problem2012
Continuing EducationAccountant's Liability: What Ever Accountant Should Know2012
Continuing EducationEthics In Tax Practice2012
Continuing EducationEthics In Tax Practice2012
Continuing EducationIRS Collections: The King's Life's Blood2012
Continui EducationIRS Controversies: Helping Taxpayers In Trouble2012
DU Annual Tax UpdateUpdate On Ethics In Tax Practice2011