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Bankruptcy Tax

Our firm also has extensive experience in handling numerous tax matters related to bankruptcy and insolvency including:

  • Advising clients, attorneys and other professionals regarding the dischargeability of all types of taxes in bankruptcy proceedings, including
    • Federal and state income taxes, sales and use taxes, employment taxes, excise taxes, and other liabilities arising under federal and state tax laws
  • Advising clients on the tax effects of settlements with creditors, foreclosures, and the discharge of debts in bankruptcy
  • Advising clients regarding the use of the bankruptcy laws to repay tax debt or to resolve disputes relative to tax liabilities asserted by
    • the federal or state tax authorities
  • Representing parties as tax counsel in bankruptcy and insolvency proceeding including,
    • the representation of bankruptcy debtors, bankruptcy trustees, creditors, shareholders and partners of entities in bankruptcy, receivers, and fiduciaries in assignments for the benefit of creditors
  • Litigating tax matters in bankruptcy, including:
    • Objections to claims
    • Suits to determine whether tax debts are dischargeable, and
    • Suits to determine tax liabilities under section 505 of the Bankruptcy Code