At Sullivan Ward, many of our tax attorneys are also Certified Public Accountants (CPAs). We advise and represent clients in Michigan, Illinois and many other states on a wide range of tax-related matters.
Our attorneys apply their enhanced knowledge and experience to help clients properly and legally minimize their tax liability at every stage of the business life cycle. Because every business decision triggers tax ramifications, we assist clients in selecting the appropriate business entity, buying property, planning a merger or acquisition, making executive compensation decisions, and all other matters arising in a business context.
We are known for devising effective tax strategies and business plans to provide for local, state and federal taxes. Our attorneys advise concerning all aspects of tax law including corporate, partnership, and individual taxation, estate and gift taxation, real and personal property taxes, sales and use taxes, single business taxes, intangible taxes and tax reporting.
We also represent clients before all tax authorities on compliance matters including penalty disputes and appeals.
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