The Dewees v. United States, 16-cv-01579 (D.D.C. 2017) case is a good reminder that late-filed Forms 5471 should include reasonable cause statements. These statements can be submitted under the IRS’s Delinquent International Information Return Submission Procedures to avoid penalties being …
We Help Clients With IRS and State Tax Disputes
We represent clients with state and IRS disputes, such as responding to state and IRS notices, audits and appeals, and litigation.
IRS and state disputes can be time consuming, frustrating, and expensive. We put our clients first. Our goal is to resolve tax disputes at the lowest level possible, with an aim of achieving the best possible outcome for our clients in the shortest time possible.
We have the experience you need
We are former IRS auditors, appeals officers, and attorneys. We know tax procedures and audit, appeal and litigation processes. We also understand the motivations of IRS auditors, appeals officers and attorneys. This often allows us to achieve extraordinary results for our clients where other tax firms fall short. There is no substitute for this experience.
We have experience defending some of the largest tax disputes. We have experience defending several cases where the IRS had proposed several billion dollars in adjustments. This includes cases involving transfer pricing, accounting methods, tax losses, research tax credits, domestic production activities deductions, pension, financial products, and valuation issues.
We also have extensive experience with smaller cases. This includes cases involving substantiation, hobby losses, worker classification, and estate and gift tax issues.
At the state level, it includes business income and Franchise taxes and sales and use tax audits and appeals.
Why clients hire us
- Enviable track record of success
- Working relationships with tax authorities
- Advanced audit and appeal and resolution techniques
- Ability to litigate cases if litigation is necessary
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