Tax Planning & Corporate Services
Kirk-Pinkerton offers a broad range of legal advice and counsel on tax, corporate, partnership and business law matters.We assist clients in structuring entities, transactions, and the operations of their businesses to maximize tax and other benefits available to them.
We represent principals and businesses in connection with various entities, including corporations (regular and S corporations), general partnerships, limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP), limited partnerships (LP), limited liability companies (LLC), limited liability partnerships (LLP), and joint ventures.
We also provide annual entity maintenance which includes preparing corporate minutes, filing annual reports, and acting as registered agent. Our advice regarding entities includes business and tax advice on choice of entity, incorporation and formation, mergers and acquisitions, operations, stock and asset sales, dissolutions, licensing and distribution, redemptions, financing, spin-offs, non-qualified stock option planning, non-qualified deferred compensation agreements, conduct of corporate meetings, employment and non-compete agreements, buy-sell (stockholder) agreements, and non solicitation agents.
Our tax attorneys provide advice regarding these entities and business transactions, helping our clients structure their affairs to maximize their tax benefits. This includes advice on federal and state law tax. We provide tax advice and structuring in real estate matters, such as acquisitions and sales, like -kind exchanges (1031- Starker Exchanges), lease agreements, and development. We advise both non-resident and resident aliens on the tax aspects of their connections with the United States real estate. Our Tax Department attorneys also practice in the Wills, Trusts and Estate areas, providing maximum benefit for our clients.