Chula Vista Tax Attorney & CPA
Why You Might Need a Tax Attorney
Some people feel they may need a tax attorney in the event they end up in trouble with the IRS. The truth of the matter is that almost everyone should retain one–in order to ensure tax compliance and orderly records way before a dreaded IRS letter reaches you. Estate, international, and business tax are areas that particularly need the attention of a good and seasoned tax attorney, one who understands the nuisances and fluid nature of the requirements that need to be met. There is no better feeling than the peace of mind of having everything straight with Uncle Sam.
Overview of Expertise
Dallo Law Group is a boutique tax law firm where we focus entirely on the resolution of tax matters. Our staff includes attorneys as well as CPA professionals with a combination of decade’s worth of experience. Whether you need assistance with an IRS tax audit or need help with tax penalty abatement of back taxes, IRS liens and tax levies, we fight hard for your best interests. Our team is experienced and hard hitting and we exhaust all avenues to reach the best resolution for your unique circumstance.
Federal Tax Compliance and IRS Representation – IRS Audits
At Dallo Law Group, our team approach coupled with IRS familiarity and comprehensive service are the best combination and the reasons to choose us over any other firm. We have the ability to address and tackle an array of IRS problems as we look at every angle to formulate the best strategy to help you. Once you receive a notice from the IRS, you must act quickly because the clock has already begun to time out. Before you know it your timeframe to respond will fast approach. Many times, properly and thoroughly responding to the IRS can eliminate future issues at the start, so reaching out to us swiftly to communicate on your behalf is a wise decision.
IRS documents can be confusing, especially when you do not know the full tax statutes that are behind them. Many individuals just file their tax returns without understanding the schedules and publications involved with them. We can dissect these forms for you and ensure you are reporting exactly what you need to be. Our professionals at Dallo Law Group are well versed in the hundreds of kinds of IRS forms, even when the IRS reissues many of them on an annual basis to incorporate changes in tax rules. We make it our business to be in the know and ensure legality, so you can rest easier.
It shouldn’t come as a shock to hear that it is a crime to cheat on your taxes. IRS tax auditors are trained to look for tax fraud and can spot common wrongdoings. A careless mistake on your tax return might tack on a 20% penalty to your tax bill. Sometimes the IRS may give you the benefit of the doubt; however other times you may be slapped with civil fines and penalties or, worse, your case can be referred to the IRS’s criminal investigation division. If you find you have landed in some hot water, intentional or not, Dallo Law Group can provide you assistance.
If you are notified that you are being audited, do not panic. The best way to deal with an audit is by working with us at Dallo Law Group. In addition, we can help you develop a strategy to limit the number of items that the auditor examines as well as the number of years under audit. Finally, we can also help you organize your financial information to increase the likelihood of a favorable outcome. If the audit escalates, we have the knowhow to get you through an appeals process and hearing. Our extensive training in federal and state tax laws will ease the burden of a stressful audit. Our goal is to get you the most favorable outcome with the least amount of worry on your part.
Whether you have unfiled tax returns issues or are in the midst of garnishments, levies, or liens, our attorneys at Dallo Law Group can efficiently bring you up to speed and stop the seizing of your money and assets. Our master negotiating skills can help you reach a payment plan that suits you best. In fact, we may even be able to reduce your tax debt or eliminate it altogether. With us on your side, the process will never be daunting.
Business Tax Help: Calculate Business or Self-Employment Taxes
California businesses face a complex and challenging tax environment. Dallo Law Group can advise businesses on a wide range of matters such as selecting the type of company when establishing your business and the tax implications with each, ways of planning to minimize the impact of California corporate business tax, income tax, self-employment tax, payroll taxes, and capital gains taxes. Our attorneys can also represent businesses in disputes over whether workers are properly classified as “employees” or “independent contractors” – which has significant tax implications for both the worker and the business. Finally, we can work with both the buyers and sellers of the business at any stage.
Other Tax Services
Foreign Bank Account Taxes
Dallo Law Group can represent US residents in matters involving the Foreign Bank Account Report regulations anywhere in the country. We have represented numerous clients accused by the IRS of failing to file a foreign bank account report.
California FTB and EDD Taxes
Our team has a wide knowledge in California State tax law including moving into or out of state as well as conducting business in California. Our lawyers can help with income tax matters with the Franchise Tax Board (FTB), employment-related matters with the Employment Development Department (EDD), or sales and use tax matters with the State Board of Equalization (SBE). Furthermore, a California State tax audit is different than an IRS one which makes it crucial to file the correct documents, comply with the state’s requests, and to have reliable representation. Our experienced tax attorneys serve clients throughout San Diego County, Orange County and all of California.
Criminal Tax Representation
Finally, Dallo Law Group has represented individuals, businesses and tax preparers who may be under criminal investigation by the IRS or the US Department of Justice. We can quickly level the field for you no matter the circumstance. In this evolving tax landscape, there is no reason for you to walk blindly into procedures. Our lawyers have a huge arsenal of experience to draw on, as well as understanding of the law enforcement agencies responsible for prosecuting tax offenses. This skill enables us to take on the most challenging cases and achieve outstanding results for our clients – at times even convincing the government to shut down investigations.