Our expertise and knowledge in representing high-net-worth individuals and closely-held businesses before local, state, and federal taxing authorities is unmatched. We combine top-notch tax expertise with tenacious negotiating skills to successfully defend individuals and entities facing IRS audits and tax disputes. We provide advice and advocacy in the following tax controversy areas:
If you have received a collection notice from the IRS or a state taxing agency, it is important to retain a qualified and experienced tax collection defense attorney who can defend your rights as a debtor, find the best resolution for your specific situation, and make sure creditors follow the law. At Buckley Tax Law, we represent clients in collection actions where the government is pursuing individuals or businesses for unpaid federal and state taxes. Through various strategies and when possible, we are able to:
At Buckley Tax Law, we provide skilled legal counsel for a wide range of property tax issues and disputes with the County Assessor's Office and before the Assessment Appeals Board. We help you navigate the complex and time-consuming property tax process from out-of-court settlements to courtroom litigation.
Prior to going into private practice, Principal attorney Laura Buckley was a Special Assistant United States Attorney representing the IRS in bankruptcy matters in the Central and Southern Districts of California. For over a decade we have worked with individuals and businesses of all sizes to assist them with filing for bankruptcy, including determining which taxes, if any, are dischargeable in a bankruptcy proceeding. We also guide clients towards reaching a fair and equitable solution for all parties involved, and we make sure they are taking advantage of the protections the law provides. Before filing bankruptcy, we will help clients:
Regardless of the size or type of your business, it is crucial to create and implement a strategic tax plan that will not only optimize your revenue, but also minimize your tax liability. Our tax strategy and planning services include, but are not limited to: