Specialist in Tax Law: Income, Gift, Estate, Property, Sales and Excise Taxes, etc.
Sandra Scott is a certified public accountant with over 15 years experience representing individuals and small businesses in all types of tax controversy matters with the Internal Revenue Service as well as all state taxing agencies including the Franchise Tax Board, State Board of Equalization, and Employment and Development Department. Sandra Scott has extensive trial experience in Tax Court, Bankruptcy Court, District Court, State Court, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Sandra Scott also has extensive experience solving collection problems, handling offers in compromise, filing late tax returns and in audit representation.
*California Bar Association
*San Francisco Bar Association
*American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants
*San Francisco Area Women Tax Lawyers
*Que ens Bench
*California Society of Enrolled Agents
*Portland State University, B.S. 1982
*Hastings College of Law, J.D. 1988
Phone: (209) 369-5806
Fax: (415) 362-9976
Tax Controversies ? Income, Gift, Estate, Property, Sales and Excise Taxes, Etc.
*Administrative Hearing / IRS Appeals
*Tax Court Representation
*Trials and Appeals
*Innocent Spouse Representation
*Tax Collection and Delinquency Problems
*Tax Lien Assistance
*Relief From Levies and Garnishments
*Offers in Compromise
*Preparation of Late Tax Returns
Tax and Business Planning and Drafting
*Entity Formation ? Corporations, LLC?s, LLP?s, Etc.
*Business Start-Up Analysis, Planning, and Drafting
*Contract Negotiation and Drafting
*Business Purchases, Sales, Reorganizations
*IRA and Qualified Plan Distribution Analysis
*Individual, Corporate, Partnership, LLC Planning
*Dispute Negotiation, Arbitration, Settlements, and Planning
*Planning and Drafting Limited Liability Partnershi ps for Attorneys and CPAs
*Professional Corporation Planning and Problems
*Independent Contractor Status Planning
*Qualified and Non-Qualified Stock Options ? Planning and Analysis
Estate Planning and Drafting
*Drafting Wills, Trusts, Family Partnerships, Etc.
*Sophisticated Gift, Estate, and Generation Skipping Transfer Tax Planning
*Estate and Trust Controversies and Litigation
*Fiduciary Planning and Assistance