Our attorneys provide comprehensive tax planning, tax return preparation, and related services to individuals and businesses in all areas of taxation, including individual, estate and trust, limited liability company, partnership and corporate income tax matters, and federal estate and gift tax and state inheritance tax, and local property tax matters. We regularly represent clients before offices of the Internal Revenue Service, the Iowa Department of Revenue and Finance, other state revenue departments, local tax assessors and boards of review, and, when appropriate, state and federal courts.
Our firm serves a broad range of client needs, including federal and state tax planning, business and financial transactions with tax planning features, and estate and gift tax planning.
We represent a large number of private individuals with closely-held businesses. Appropriate business planning for such individuals and organizations involves proper estate tax planning and income tax planning.
Our firm counsels clients with respect to structuring proposed and existing businesses for tax-related issues, including choice between incorporation, formation of a limited liability company or partnership, and the advantages and disadvantages of S corporation status as opposed to C corporation status. Our firm also furnishes advice in connection with like-kind exchanges, and obtains tax-exempt status for and furnishes other tax advice to non-profit organizations.ARTICLES OF INTEREST