Description:

Established Rancho Cucamonga-based law firm with a robust tax practice that is seeking an attorney to join its tax defense team. This position is detail-oriented and critical to the success of our tax practice.

Typical duties include:
  • Represent Clients in US Tax Court, US District Court, California State Court, and before California administrative review boards.
  • Draft US Tax Court Petitions and State Court Complaints
  • Law & Motion and Trial Practice.
  • Legal research and drafting of memorandums for clients.
  • Review and assist with the preparation of client tax returns.
  • Assess and research tax burdens and potential solutions to diminish tax burden.
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable laws and rules relating to tax withholding and reporting.
  • Directly liaise with clients to determine facts necessary for analysis and strategizing.
  • Communicate directly with the IRS, the California FTB, CDTFA, and other tax agencies.
  • Provide excellent customer service to our clients.

The ideal candidate will be an attorney licensed by the State Bar of California, and:
  • Be admitted to practice in the US District Court for the Central District of California
  • Be admitted to practice in the US Tax Court
  • Background in accounting and/or tax preparation and planning or related field.
  • Previous experience with tax audit defense, tax litigation, legal research, and litigation.
  • Previous experience preparing offers-in-compromise for submission to the IRS.
  • Familiarity with the practices of the IRS, the California Franchise Tax Board, the California Department of Tax & Fee Administration, and local taxing authorities in Southern California.
  • An advanced understanding of Microsoft Office software, and various accounting and tax preparation software.
  • An In-depth knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping practices.
  • The ability to research information and prepare summaries of research.
  • The ability to prepare and conduct a trial in the US Tax Court and other courts of record.

This position is open to Full-time salaried applicants.