Naman Howell is involved in all major areas of federal, state and local taxation and can guide businesses, families, and individuals navigating complex regulations. We advise on compliance-related issues, offer planning services and advocate to ensure the best outcome in each situation.
The expertise of our attorneys is sought after by corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, and other entities and their owners who seek our counsel on US federal, state, and local tax matters involving taxable and tax-free acquisitions, dispositions, mergers, reorganizations, as well as real estate, financing, debt restructuring, and leasing activities. We advise on bankruptcy tax matters, like-kind exchanges, public and private offerings of securities, joint ventures, venture capital investments, business formations, and general business tax matters.
Naman Howell also provides assistance to nonprofit, tax-exempt, and charitable organizations in need of counsel on the regulation of tax-exempt organizations by state and federal authorities, filing for and obtaining exempt status from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the treatment of unrelated business taxable income, and impact investing. We assist our clients with director and officer liability issues, corporate governance, lobbying, political activities, and all aspects of organization and operations.
In personal tax matters, we offer practical and understandable solutions often in collaboration with our estate planning capabilities. This includes counseling clients related to charitable giving and planned giving opportunities along with the preparation of legal documents such as wills, trusts, or employee benefit plans.