Practice

Tax

Practical and innovative tax solutions

Our tax attorneys bring diverse experience from private practice, Big Four consulting and government practice, and a long history of counseling a variety of domestic and international businesses. Our team is well equipped to handle a broad range of matters from tax-effective business transactions to successful resolution of tax controversy matters.

Our attorneys specialize in communicating technical verbiage in an understandable way for business managers of any background. In this way, we can best advise a wide range of people, from first-time founders to global business executive boards.
 
Our tax practice works with attorneys in other areas of expertise to provide practical and innovative tax advice to address our clients’ unique business challenges. We also work with law firms around the globe, including those through our charter membership in Lex Mundi, the world’s leading international association of law firms.

Areas of Focus

Our business tax attorneys have sophisticated capabilities in a number of specialized areas of tax practice, such as:
  • Business financings, including angel and venture capital equity investments, debt financings and the use of derivatives
  • Domestic and international M&A (buy- and sell-side) and internal restructurings
  • Executive and employee compensation
  • Private investment funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds and other investment vehicles
  • Tax credit transactions
  • Project finance
  • Partnership and limited liability company operating agreements
  • Non-profit and tax-exempt organizations
  • Tax controversies
  • Private letter ruling requests and requests for other guidance from federal, state and local taxing authorities, including tax-free reorganizations, innovative tax credit transaction structuring, S corporation compliance and sales tax matters.