Epstein Becker Green's tax attorneys have extensive experience in counseling clients from various industries—including health care and life sciences, financial services, hospitality, real estate, and retail, among others—with regard to the complex federal, state, and local tax implications of a wide range of business transactions, including:

  • Business restructurings
  • Capital market transactions
  • Debt and equity offerings
  • Joint venture arrangements
  • Mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures
  • Private equity and hedge fund transactions
  • Workouts (in and out of bankruptcy)

Our tax attorneys also provide advice on issues concerning:

  • Estate and gift taxation
  • Executive compensation
  • Individual financial planning, particularly for owners of closely held businesses
  • International taxation, including cross-border business combinations, financial transactions, employee transfers, and intellectual property protection
  • Ownership structures
  • Personal income and estate tax implications for foreign nationals
  • Tax-exempt organizations, public charities, unrelated business taxable income, and excise taxes on private foundations

Because we stay up-to-date on all changes to federal, state, and local tax codes, we are able to provide effective income tax planning to all types of companies, including partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations; tax-exempt organizations; trusts and estates; sole proprietorships; and individuals. When tax controversies arise, we guide our clients through audits and appeals and provide representation before the Internal Revenue Service, state taxing authorities, federal and state courts, as well as the U.S. Tax Court.