Federal and State Tax Controversy

Clark Hill attorneys provide individuals, corporations, partnerships, and estates with tax controversy representation by trial attorneys experienced in tax courtrooms and before the Examination, Appeals Office, Criminal Investigation, and Collection functions of the IRS and state tax authorities. Additionally, our attorneys have participated in many landmark federal and state tax decisions at the appellate level, including the United States Supreme Court.

Our tax practitioners possess proven capabilities to represent individuals, corporations, partnerships, and estates in sophisticated civil and criminal tax litigation, and they also guide audits or investigations to avoid or minimize issues that become the focus of agency scrutiny. Our trial lawyers, who include former IRS and Department of Justice tax trial lawyers, are particularly skilled in handling high profile matters for well-known companies and individuals before the United States Tax Court, the United States District Courts and the United States Court of Federal Claims, as well as specialized tribunals at the state level. We also represent taxpayers in foreign bank account reporting matters.

Members of the firm regularly lecture to legal and accounting professionals on tax controversy issues. For individuals, corporations, partnerships, and estates confronting tax controversies with the Internal Revenue Service, we provide a team of highly-skilled practitioners whose trial experience is unmatched in any firm, big or small.