Tax Controversies

We represent taxpayers in audits and disputes with the Internal Revenue Service, the South Carolina Department of Revenue and local governments, including IRS Appeals hearings. Our firm is qualified to represent clients in a wide range of tax related disputes in audits, appeals conferences and litigation in federal and state courts, including:

  • Individual and corporate income tax disputes
  • Civil tax fraud
  • Employee vs. independent contractor status disputes
  • Payroll and withholding tax penalties
  • Estate and gift tax examinations
  • Challenges to valuation discounts and appraised values
  • Tax penalty reduction and abatement
  • Sales and use tax matters