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J. Craig Carman

Tax Attorney at Salt Lake City, UT

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also known as Craig Carman

  • Licensed for 52 years
    State UT
    Acquired 1971
    Status
    Active Emeritus No misconduct found

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Practice areas
  1. Tax
    75%
    Have handled all types of tax cases. Have represented clients before the IRS, the US Tax Court, the US Federal District Court, the US Court of Federal Claims and the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.

    46 years, 1,200 cases

  2. Probate
    15%

    46 years, 95 cases

  3. Estate planning
    10%
    Estate planning including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, living wills, business planning and other related estate planning matters.

    46 years, 1,500 cases

I have worked in the Chief Counsel's Office of the Internal Revenue in Washington DC.. I have represented clients in tax audits, IRS collection matters, tax fraud cased and tax litigation.   I worked in the tax department of Deloitte Touche in New York City, I have practiced law in Salt Lake City, Utah for over 35 years.  

 

I have represented clients before both the Internal Revenue Service, the Utah State Tax Commission, the US Tax Court, the Utah District Court, the US Federal District Court, the US Court of Federal Claims, the Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit. 

 

I am the past president of the Salt Lake Estate Planning Council.  I have done estate planning for bank presidents, professional athletes, business owners, and private individuals.  

 

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Location

J Craig Carman PC
311 S State St Ste 380
Salt Lake City, UT, 84111-5215

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Posted by Kimberly Garrard | July 29, 2013
Excellent attorney
Craig Carman, Attorney at Law, is an excellent law firm. They have helped me with several different legal matters. They are very professional. They have always done very good legal work for me and my family. I have also recommended them to other friends of mine that needed help.

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Resume

AVVO RATING 8.6 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Senior Tax Attorney
  • J. Craig Carman PC
  • 1975 - 2013
  • Tax Attorney
  • Kesler & Gordon
  • 1973 - 1975
  • Tax Attorney
  • Prince Yeates Ward Miller & Geltzalter
  • 1971 - 1973
  • Tax Attorney in Tax Department
  • Deloitte & Touche in New York City
  • 1969 - 1971
  • National Tax Director
  • A. M. Pullen @ Company
  • 1968 - 1969
  • Tax Law Specialist
  • Chief Counsel For The I.R.S.
  • 1966 - 1968
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Education

  • George Washington University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1969
  • University of Utah
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1966

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Caldwell v. Commissioner
  • Case settled for substantially less than IRS proposed.
  • Marty v. Commissioner
  • The IRS dropped its trust fund recovery case.
  • Ridgeway vs Equifax
  • Case settled for an amount substantially in excess of the clients initial claim.
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Associations

  • Utah State Bar, Estate Planning Section
  • Attorney Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • Utah State Bar, Litigation Section
  • Attorney Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • Salt Lake Estate Planning Council
  • Past President
  • 1990 - Present
  • Utah State Bar, Tax Law Section
  • Attorney Member
  • 1975 - Present
  • Utah State Bar
  • Attorney Member
  • 1971 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • Top Lawyers in Tax
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • 2011
  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2011
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2009
  • Top Lawyers in Tax Law
  • Utah Business Magazine
  • 2008
  • Preeminent Lawyer
  • Register of Preeminent Lawyers, 18th Edition
  • 1996
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Salt Lake City Tax Lawyer J. Craig Carman
J. Craig Carman
Tax Attorney
Salt Lake City, UT
Licensed for 52 years