Taxation / Estate Planning / ProbateThe firm's tax practice is supervised by two State Bar of California Certified Tax Specialists, and includes individual, partnership, corporate and international tax planning. The tax lawyers play an integral role in structuring, negotiating and implementing many different forms of business transactions, syndications and litigation settlements. They also provide tax planning for foreign individuals and corporations.
The firm provides superior estate planning services which include a complete analysis of each client's financial position and desires, preparation of wills, living trusts, irrevocable trusts, powers of attorney, and related income, estate and gift tax planning. The firm's probate practice includes estate administration, fiduciary accounting, tax planning and compliance. Fainsbert Mase Brown & Sussman also provides civil and criminal representation before the Internal Revenue Service and state agencies on a variety of tax controversy matters.