A. Lavar Taylor Partners A. Lavar Taylor, Lisa O. Nelson, and Jonathan T. Amitrano

Recognized by Best Lawyers®

in tax law for 15 consecutive years.


A. Lavar Taylor Office in Orange County, CA

Our extensive experience helps navigate even the most complex tax controversy cases.

The IRS and California have a very complicated tax legal system which is why hiring a professional, experienced tax attorney is critical. At Taylor Nelson Amitrano LLP, we can assist with complex tax issues and situations. We are here to advise and guide you through complicated tax legal scenarios.

Our tax attorneys are experts at dealing with all facets of rules and regulations in Federal and California tax disputes. Whatever your tax issue might be, our firm is here to help. We have the expertise needed to handle any tax situation.

Our tax attorneys in Orange County have extensive government experience with the Internal Revenue Service and U.S. Attorney’s Office, as prior federal prosecutors and trial attorneys. We also have broad private practice experience that equips us to develop the best course of action to resolve complex tax controversies for our clients. Because we handle tax controversies administratively and litigate in virtually every type of court, we offer a unique perspective in our client representation. We offer valuable advice about when it makes sense to settle and when it makes sense to fight. Many times a “win” can be achieved without litigation, but when this is not possible, we stand ready to go to trial to achieve the best outcomes for our clients.

About Us

A. Lavar Taylor awarded Best Lawyers by U.S. News
A. Lavar Taylor awarded Super Lawyers designation
Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence - AV
A. Lavar Taylor awarded top 100 best trial lawyers
A. Lavar Taylor awarded Ones to Watch
A. Lavar Taylor awarded top 100 best trial lawyers
A. Lavar Taylor awarded AVVO best tax attorney

Practice Areas

Taylor Nelson Amitrano LLP handles all types of tax disputes, both civil and criminal, at the administrative level and in all trial and appellate courts. The broad experience of the firm’s professionals enable us to advise clients on how best to handle tax disputes; including when it’s appropriate to litigate and when it’s appropriate to settle. “Winning” a tax dispute does not always mean going to court. Many of the firm’s most important “wins” happened without the case going to court.