Practice Areas



At Allen & Gooch, our goal is not simply to help businesses minimize their tax obligations, but to do so in ways that are consistent with their overall objectives. This strategic perspective underlies the sophisticated tax strategies we have developed for public and privately held C and S corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, individuals, trusts, estates, and tax-exempt entities. We have worked with firms in a variety of fields, from physicians’ groups to oilfield companies.

Expert Tax Planning

Our tax and transactional teams work together seamlessly to analyze all the aspects of a business so that they can maximize its favorable tax treatment. Together, they provide integrated guidance on such matters as corporate reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, and stock purchase agreements. For tax-exempt organizations, we offer comprehensive legal counsel that includes advice on such issues as compliance, unrelated business taxable income, property tax exemptions, and fundraising.

Aggressive Dispute Resolution

But when tax disputes arise, Allen & Gooch attorneys have the skills and insight gained through decades of experience to resolve them. These services can range from negotiating with auditors and appellate officers to litigating disputes in a variety of jurisdictions, including U.S. Tax Court, federal courts, state courts, and administrative tribunals.

Our expertise in this area includes, but is not limited to:

  • Tax Planning for Individuals, Families & Businesses
  • Estate & Gift Taxes
  • Federal, State & Local Tax Planning & Litigation
  • Nonprofit Tax-Exempt Status Filing & Compliance
  • ERISA, Retirement & Compensation Plans