Tax Controversies and Litigation

Tax controversies come in many varieties, from audits to administrative appeals, from trial court to appellate court, from pre-tax disputes to post-tax refund claims. Whether your case involves federal or state, income, gift, excise, sales or property tax; we have the experience and depth to handle your tax controversy with unparalleled effectiveness.We represent individuals and business entities in all types of tax controversies with state, local, federal, and foreign governments. We have thorough experience in all facets of tax controversies and litigation, enabling us to offer an array of solutions to a myriad of tax issues. While we believe the best way to resolve tax controversies is to avoid them at the outset, we recognize that isn’t always possible. The attorneys at MJP have over 80 years of combined experience working on tax matters on behalf of, or before various taxing authorities.

We represent clients at every administrative level, in a varied mix of state, federal and foreign judicial forums, and in an extremely wide range of disputes with taxing authorities. We draw on our depth of experience to tailor each representation to meet our client’s objectives. We regularly represent clients through the audit process, Appeals procedures, before the Appeals Division of the IRS, the Board of Equalization (BOE) as well as U.S. Tax Court.