53rd Annual Spring Symposium
National Press Club, Washington, DC
529 14th St NW 13th Fl
Washington, DC 20045
Pillsbury’s Tax team is renowned for resolving tax controversies and achieving winning results for U.S. and non-U.S. individuals and entities before the IRS, DOJ, administrative tribunals, and in U.S. courts.
Pillsbury’s Federal Tax team has handled some of the most significant, game-changing tax controversies in recent years, establishing important precedent, applying cutting-edge procedural tactics and saving clients millions in potential tax liability. Combining decades of experience representing clients in every administrative and judicial forum with effective working relationships with IRS and DOJ enforcement personnel, we have a proven record of victories for clients in federal tax controversies.
Our team has successfully argued hundreds of tax controversies throughout the U.S. at trial and appellate levels in every U.S. federal venue, in U.S. Tax Court, courts of appeal, and before the U.S. Supreme Court. We have also represented clients in hundreds of tax controversies in administrative proceedings during IRS examinations and before the Appeals Office. In a number of these proceedings, we have negotiated settlements that saved clients well in excess of $100 million. We have also structured unprecedented settlements on behalf of financial institutions and have represented clients in a number of the largest transfer-pricing cases. Our team, which includes former IRS Chief Counsel attorneys, maintains regular communication with IRS examiners, Appeals officers and litigators.
We have extensive experience in all areas of tax domestic and international tax controversy, including tax accounting, tax credits, valuation, corporate transactions, debt vs. equity, stock options, foreign account tax compliance, transfer pricing, FATCA compliance and many other matters. We are also skilled in utilizing alternative dispute resolution options to resolve disputes.
Our Federal Tax team’s services include: