Practice Areas & Industries: Nexsen Pruet, LLC


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Our experienced federal tax team works skillfully and diligently to minimize the tax impact on corporations, closely held businesses and their owners, and high net-worth individuals and executives.

Our tax attorneys bring substantial knowledge and experience to bear in creating value for our clients. Several of them hold advanced degrees in tax and others are also Certified Public Accountants. We help clients with mergers and acquisitions, investing, real estate transactions, and minimizing tax liabilities.

We provide sophisticated tax planning for businesses, families and individuals across a range of transactions and situations, working to reduce taxes.

Business tax planning

Our federal tax team has extensive experience with business tax issues. They regularly provide counsel on a wide range of matters, including:

  • Tax-free reorganizations
  • Taxable acquisitions
  • Consolidated group issues
  • Tax accounting methods
  • Financial products, including debt and equity offerings
  • Mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures
  • Real estate transactions, including like-kind exchanges and transfers
  • Tax treatment of corporations and shareholders (including S corporations and consolidated groups)
  • Tax treatment of partnerships and partners (including limited liability companies and members)

International tax planning

Navigating the complexities of tax liabilities across international boundaries is a challenging, dynamic area of tax law. Our attorneys have extensive experience dealing with the U.S. taxation of international operations, U.S. tax reporting associated with foreign residents and nonresident taxpayers.

Nexsen Pruet also has an International Law Group that provides additional legal counsel for businesses and individuals dealing with a wide range of cross-border business, immigration and trade issues.

Articles Authored by Lawyers at this office:

Tips from IRS for Year-End Gifts to Charity
, December 09, 2015
On November 25, the Internal Revenue Service published "Tips from IRS for Year-End Gifts to Charity."

Important April 30, 2016 Deadline to Adopt Updated Pre-Approved Defined Contribution Retirement Plans
Suzanne G. Odom, October 26, 2015
All employers who are using a pre-approved form for their 401(k), profit sharing, or other defined contribution plan must sign updated documents on or before April 30, 2016 to preserve the tax-qualified status of the plan.

Relief for Federal Disaster Areas in South Carolina
William M. Wilcox, October 22, 2015
On October 7, 2015, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued SC-2015-71 to grant relief to taxpayers located in federal disaster areas of South Carolina.

Maybank on the Government Accounting Standards Board issued Statement No. 77, Tax Abatement Disclosures
Burnet R. Maybank, August 25, 2015
Today, August 15, 2015, the Government Accounting Standards Board issued Statement No. 77, Tax Abatement Disclosures.