Tax Law



The Harris Shelton tax law group has decades of experience working with both simple and complex tax issues facing clients. Whether you are seeking assistance with tax planning to minimize your tax liabilities or facing a tax audit in the courtroom, Harris Shelton has a team of professionals that can help you.

Our tax practice focuses on developing long-term relationships with our clients, both businesses and individuals, allowing for a more in-depth knowledge of our clients’ needs. We are proud of our responsiveness and the solutions we provide through timely communication. Our mission is to provide cost effective services that result in clients paying a lower amount of tax.

Tax Controversy Resolution Services

Whether you are facing an ongoing audit or are receiving out of control notices of tax liabilities, the Harris Shelton tax controversy group has the experience and resources to help you recover and succeed. Our approach is personal, and we pride ourselves on being available to you when you need us.

Tax problems and emergencies can arise at any time in your life or career. The IRS and the state governments issue thousands of notices every year attempting to add billions of dollars of tax to unsuspecting individuals and businesses.

Harris Shelton attorneys have helped thousands of clients overcome existing tax problems and saved or eliminated millions of dollars in taxes. Whatever your tax controversy issue may be, we would welcome the opportunity to serve you. The Tax Controversy Group provides a variety of services:

  • Abatement of Tax Penalties
  • Audit Reconsideration of Tax
  • Back Taxes/Delinquent Tax Returns
  • Bankruptcy of Taxes
  • Business Taxes
  • Challenging the IRS in Tax Court or District Court
  • Criminal Tax Matters
  • Currently Not Collectible Status
  • Federal District Court Tax Representation
  • Employment & Payroll Tax Matters
  • Innocent Spouse Claims
  • IRS & State Tax Controversies
  • IRS and State Audits
  • Offers-in-Compromise and other Tax Settlements
  • Offshore/International Tax Issues
  • Payment Agreements/Installment Agreements
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Representation of Tax Preparers and Tax Professionals
  • Revenue Officer Assistance
  • Sales Tax Audits
  • Tax Liens & Levies
  • Individual & Business Tax Planning
  • Tax Preparation
  • Tax Court Representation
  • Trust Fund Tax Liability Defense
  • Wage Garnishment


Other Tax Services:

  • Business Bankruptcy Tax Consequences
  • Business Tax Structuring
  • Corporate Distribution Tax Planning
  • Tax Opinions
  • Like Kind Exchange Transactions
  • Retirement Tax Plan Establishment & Administration
  • Individual Income Tax Planning
  • Corporate and Partnership Taxation
  • Corporate and Entity Choice Tax Matters
  • Recapitalization/Restructuring/Reorganizations
  • Tax Risk Management
  • Estate Tax Planning