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Robert V. Boeshaar

About me

- Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation 


- Over ten years of experience with the Internal Revenue Service Office of Chief Counsel 


- Represented the Internal Revenue Service in over forty litigated cases in the United States Tax Court



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Practice areas


  1. Tax: 80%
    17 years
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
    3 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Kelly Jane Swenseth

    Bob and I participated in a business plan workshop recently. He is thoughtful, an excellent listener, and committed to solving problems for his clients.


    Kelly Swenseth Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Tony Ray Bertolino

    I highly endorse this lawyer. I first met Robert at a law conference in Miami and he is dedicated to providing quality representation to his clients. He's a true advocate!


    Tony Bertolino Administrative law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Robert V. Boeshaar

1000 Second Avenue
Suite 3000
Seattle, WA, 98104


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyFederal Tax Clinic University Of Washington2013 - 2014
AttorneyIRS Office of Chief Counsel1998 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
Seattle Select Attorneys AssociationVice President2014 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Washington State Bar Association, Taxation Law Section, Tax CouncilCLE Committee Chair2011 - Present
United States Tax CourtAdmitted1998 - Present
Washington State Bar Association, Taxation Law Section, Tax CouncilPast President2009 - 2010
Washington State Bar Association, Taxation Law Section, Tax CouncilIRS Liaison Committee2006 - 2008
Publication nameTitleDate
AVVO Legal GuidesDo's and Don'ts for the Small Business Owner to Reduce Taxes and Avoid an IRS Audit2014
AVVO Legal GuidesSix Key Expenses a Small Business Should Not Overlook When Preparing its Federal Income Tax Return2014
Washington State Bar Association, Tax Section NewsletterBitcoins and Taxes2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawN/ALL.M - Master of Laws1998
Willamette University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Wheaton College, Wheaton ILEnglish LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Potential Tax Pitfalls for the Small Business Owner; Nine Tips to Stay Out of Trouble with the IRSSmall Business Taxes2014
Responding to IRS Collection and Avoiding Tax Traps for the Small Business OwnerIRS Collection and Tax Traps for the Small Business Owner2013
International Tax and Estate Planning — What to Avoid and How to Plan for Your ClientsChair, International Tax and Estate Planning2013
Timely Topics in TaxationInnocent Spouse Issues2012
Hot Topics in State and Federal Tax: Offshore, Online and in the CloudCo-Chair, State and Federal Taxation2011