Foley's experienced Tax attorneys provide insightful, practical planning strategies that can reduce the tax burden from your transactions, as well as experienced, effective defense when the IRS or state tax authorities challenge your transactions.
We advise businesses and individuals on nearly every aspect of tax law, from transaction planning to dispute resolution to policy making. Our goal is to find practical solutions for complex tax issues and help you maximize tax efficiency while minimizing your exposure to non-compliance risks.
Our strategies for resolving difficult tax problems have served our clients well, not only in many well-known corporate transactions, but also in complex tax litigation. Among our successes, we have played key roles in landmark tax decisions establishing important tax law precedents.
Our seasoned Tax attorneys work in a variety of areas. See below for more.
Obtained full concession from Department of Justice in penalty refund litigation in federal District Court
Representation of manufacturing and service industry clients in administrative hearings and appellate litigation against the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts in franchise tax disputes
Gardere represented Enerven Services, LLC, Enerven Compression Services, LLC and Worldwide Energy Solutions Co., LLC in the sale of all of their natural gas compression assets to J-W Power Company.
Enacted as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, Opportunity Zones were designed to provide significant tax benefits to incentivize long-term investment in economically-distressed communities.
Tax Services for Real Estate Capital Markets and REITs
Our Taxation Practice plays an active role in representing clients in many real estate capital markets transactions, including the formation of real estate funds, real estate financings, joint ventures, recapitalizations, and dispositions.