Minimize Tax Consequences

There is a tax benefit or liability in virtually every business and investment decision. With tax laws changing constantly and becoming increasingly complex, sound counsel is essential. Carr McClellan’s Taxation Group represents businesses, tax exempt organizations and individuals in a wide range of Federal and California tax planning and tax controversy issues. Attorneys on the team work closely with the Business & Corporate, Real Estate, and other Carr McClellan practice areas to address the full spectrum of clients’ tax planning needs.

Areas of Expertise 

  • Tax consequences of the formation, operation and dissolution of business entities, with emphasis on pass-through entities such as partnerships, limited liability companies and S Corporations
  • Real estate exchanges, purchases, sales and financings
  • Mergers, acquisitions and divisions of business entities
  • Property tax planning and assessment disputes
  • Tax exempt organizations
  • Obtaining advance rulings from the Internal Revenue Service
  • Audits, administrative appeals and litigation involving the Internal Revenue Service, Franchise Tax Board, and State Board of Equalization