Tax Law

CEF offers representation for individuals, business organizations, trusts, estates, nonprofits and other entities dealing with federal, international, and/or state tax issues.

Our attorneys regularly work with clients on a variety of tax matters including:

  • Audits

  • Appeals

  • Penalty abatements

  • Administrative proceedings

  • IRS collections

  • Unfiled returns

  • Back tax issues

  • Offers in compromise

  • Installment agreements

  • Civil tax controversy

  • Criminal tax investigations

  • Estate planning

  • Business tax planning

  • Business succession planning

  • Estate and gift tax disputes

  • 1031 tax deferred exchanges

We understand all areas of the tax laws and have experience resolving IRS examinations, collection cases, requests for collection due process hearings, requests for innocent spouse relief, and private letter rulings.

Our firm assists international and domestic clients in navigating the complex maze of international tax laws whether for business or personal transactions. We work closely with our clients every step of the way in order to resolve their tax issues.

The Tax Law Team

J. Alex Garcia III, Attorney in Charge. LL.M. Taxation