Tax Law involves matters concerning the Internal Revenue Code, and other federal, state and local tax statutes and interpretive material in connection with matters in which issues of taxation are significant factors.
Lawyers in this area work with clients on tax consequences from transactions, conduct administrative appeals and litigation of tax issues, practice before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and more.
Click here to review the Standards for Certification in Tax Law.
Board Certified Difference - Tax Law
Why choose a lawyer Board Certified in Tax Law? Qualifications include:
- Practice law fulltime for at least 5 years as an active member of the State Bar of Texas;
- At least 3 years of Tax Law experience with a yearly minimum 35% substantial involvement with Tax Law matters;
- Qualified vetted references from judges and lawyers in the area;
- Complete 60 hours of TBLS approved continuing legal education in Tax Law;
- Meet all of the TBLS Standards for Attorney Certification; and
- Pass a comprehensive 6-hour examination in Tax Law. Click here to review the Exam Specifications.
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