Based in Raleigh, our tax controversy attorneys represent taxpayers in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service and the North Carolina Department of Revenue involving tax liens, audits, and collections, as well as other aspects of tax controversy and litigation. Jump To... Audits Collections Liens Offers in Compromise Innocent Spouse Relief Our tax controversy clients include individuals, as well as businesses and their owners. Our tax professionals include a CPA and two attorneys with a Masters of Law in Taxation. We have represented clients in civil tax controversies involving many varied tax issues including tax shelter/sham transactions, the civil fraud penalty, worker classification, trust fund liability, innocent spouse claims, passive loss issues, and much more. We …
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Business LawThe business law professionals at Wilson Ratledge include tax and business attorneys with over 60 years combined experience who understand that no two businesses, transactions or commercial matters are alike. Each situation requires individualized and unique planning. The Firm’s business attorneys are skilled in virtually all areas of business law.
Tax IssuesWe understand that dealing with tax planning and/or tax controversy issues can be a very complicated and stressful experience. In our tax controversy practice, typically we work with your accountants, attorneys or other professionals on audits, appeals, litigation and related tax issues. The firm’s professionals, including Masters of Tax Law and CPA designees, have over 70 years combined practice experience.
Estate and Trust Planning, Administration and DisputesEffective estate planning must be implemented during life, and provide for asset preservation and administration both during life and after death. Strategies include exempting your assets from the claims of creditors, limiting your liability through legal entities, and transferring your risk through insurance.
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While nobody wants to think about disability or death, establishing an estate plan is one of the most important steps you can take to protect yourself and your loved ones, financially and otherwise. Proper estate planning not only puts you in charge of your property, it can spare your loved ones a lot of expense, delay, and frustration associated with managing your affairs when you pass away or become disabled. We assist clients in planning their estate to ensure that the proper foundation is in place. A comprehensive estate plan will include Wills, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Powers of Attorney, and Living Wills (also known as advance directives). It may also include any necessary trust planning. Asset Preservation As our society becomes increasingly inclined to disputes, more …