STATE And LOCAL TAXATION
Fifty states plus a complex array of smaller taxing jurisdictions make it an imposing task to keep up with the constant flow of changes, amendments, deadlines, opportunities, and credits. Berdon maintains a dedicated state and local tax team that stays ahead of change in this demanding and rapidly evolving arena-helping clients anticipate issues, resolve problems, reap advantages, and enjoy the maximum protection. Berdon advises on:
Disputes with taxing authorities: Understanding the subtleties, implications, and ramifications of complex tax regulations, we help you meet and overcome these controversies. Berdon’s professionals have helped individuals and businesses successfully challenge tax controversies, often resulting in reduced or no additional tax burden.
Sales and use tax: Reviewing your internal sales tax functions and analyzing your transactions and compliance systems, we help you seek refund opportunities.
Income and franchise taxes: Berdon’s professionals help you determining appropriate jurisdictions for filing, minimizing the effective tax rate, reducing tax exposure, devising strategies to eliminate assessments, and negotiating voluntary disclosures.
Tax reform: Sitting on accounting society and bar association committees as well as government advisory panels, we analyze and consult on the impact of new and proposed laws.
Internet and eCommerce taxation: We also keep clients apprised of the latest developments in the volatile world of internet and ecommerce taxation.