California’s Premier Tax Defense Attorney
The Law Offices of Robert T. Leonard is a California-based tax law firm dedicated exclusively to tax defense and tax litigation. We provide sophisticated representation to businesses and individuals in the San Fernando Valley, in Los Angeles, throughout California and across the nation.
We are especially adept at handling complex and sensitive tax matters, including:
- IRS audit defense and litigation
- Business and payroll tax audits and issues
- Fraud audits and criminal tax investigations
- Collection-related activities, including release of levies and liens
- Offers in compromise
- Franchise Tax Board, State Board of Equalization and Employment Development Department audits and collection action
We do not wait for the IRS or state tax authority action; instead, we work proactively to resolve your tax matter to your satisfaction. You can expect an aggressive plan of action that will address your entire tax matter, including preventing tax liens and levies, and reducing penalties and interest, if assessed.
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Mr. Leonard receives many referrals from other professionals,
such as attorneys and accountants. These professionals understand the risks associated with tax problems, and the referral to Mr. Leonard is the recognition that their mutual clients will be well taken care of by an accomplished attorney dealing exclusively in the field of tax law.
I have known & worked with Robert Leonard for many years. Our work together has been challenging in its’ complexity and he has always risen to the occasion.
A good guy!
-Steve Lacher, C.P.A.
Lodgen, Lacher, Golditch, Sardi, Saunders, & Howard LLP