Practice Areas

With an emphasis on tax controversies of all types, we have dedicated experience battling the IRS and state tax authorities so you don’t have to. We give each client the personal attention they need to make sense of their back taxes and give them the chance to put it behind them once and for all.

IRS (Internal Revenue Service) – Federal Taxes

Get the power of experienced tax relief attorneys to resolve your IRS tax problems. When it comes to tax relief, tax audit defense, IRS payroll defense, IRS levy assistance and more, leave it to the experts. IRS tax help is just a phone call away with us.

  • Offer in Compromise
  • Installment Agreements
  • Currently Not Collectible Status
  • Wage Garnishments
  • Bank Levies
  • Seizure Actions
  • Audit Defense
  • Employment Tax Disputes
  • Federal Tax Liens
  • Revenue Officer Cases
  • High Dollar Cases

FTB (CA Franchise Tax Board) – State Taxes

Many taxpayers in California are surprised to learn that they have tax issues with the Franchise Tax Board. The FTB has exceptional collection power and is a completely separate entity from the IRS. If you owe the FTB, give us a call to learn how you can protect your rights.

EDD (Employment Development Department) – California Payroll Taxes

California’s Employment and Development Department (EDD) enforces collection against California’s employers for payroll taxes, which includes California Unemployment Insurance and Employment Training taxes.

BOE (Board of Equalization) – California Sales Taxes

California businesses may often find themselves in financial trouble with California’s Board of Equalization (BOE) for sales and use tax debts.

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