We are a law firm with multi-disciplinary professionals that focus solely on resolving civil and criminal tax matters with the IRS. Led by Tyler DeWitt, a Tax Attorney and CPA, our team is proud to offer tax-related legal services to Southeast Tennessee through our Chattanooga office.
Typical federal tax matters we handle include:
- Litigation in U.S. Tax Court
- IRS Collections (Garnishments, Levies, Liens, IRS Revenue Officer cases)
- Tax debt settlements (including offers in compromise)
- Unfiled tax returns/Back Taxes
- Tax-related criminal investigations
- Tax preparer penalties
- Offshore asset reporting issues, among many other tax-related matters.
We invite you to browse through our website, give us a call at (423) 558-0488, or contact us online so a tax attorney can evaluate your case.
Read what our clients say about DeWitt Law:
Thanks to Tyler and everyone we worked with, we are once again FREE to live our lives without the burden of the IRS looming like an executioner over our heads! — Jeff D.
Tyler Dewitt is the best at not only winning a case, but guiding you through the process. His confident approach to representing you with the IRS made many nights restful and not sleepless. Thanks again Tyler for the representation. — Billy W.
Our Practice Areas
Resolving IRS tax issues, including audits, offers in compromise, back taxes, liens, levies, tax court litigation, and innocent spouse relief.
Resolving state tax issues, including sales & use tax, audits, offers in compromise, collections, and state tax litigation in Tennessee and Florida.
Helping you resolve U.S. tax issues related to foreign income/assets, including voluntary disclosures with the IRS.
Learn more about the other legal services we offer including general trial practice; will and estate planning; contracts; business litigation and disputes; personal injury; accountant liability and malpractice defense; and tax planning.
Read what our clients say about DeWitt Law:
Tyler is an excellent attorney that I highly recommend to anyone who is facing issues with the IRS. Tyler has proven to be exceptional in his ability to identify problems and get them resolved. He can take very complicated information and translate it in an easy to understand way. I feel like I know what is going on when I talk with Tyler, which is not always the case with many other attorneys. — C. Emery
I would express that Tyler DeWitt is as smart, charming, and charismatic as you can imagine an attorney should be. He was very impressive with his strategic methods to resolve the matter in a timely and resourceful manner. Let me say he is my counsel for life and I would recommend him to anyone seeking legal assistance. — C. Mark
My husband and I owed over $400,000 to the IRS. My husband’s small business got behind on taxes during the great recession. We were terrified and didn’t know what to do. I was recommended to call DeWitt Law and I’m so glad I did! Our tax liability was reduced by over 85% and we were able to gain a clean slate with the IRS. I recommend calling DeWitt Law if you are in serious tax trouble and want expert advice on what your options are. — Anonymous
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5th Consecutive Rating by Super Lawyers Rising Stars in Tax Practice Area
For the fifth consecutive year, Tyler DeWitt (Managing Attorney) has been selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers. The selection signifies that Tyler is a top-rated tax attorney as recognized by peers. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an…
Notice of Deficiency: Your Ticket to U.S. Tax Court
What is a Notice of Deficiency? A Notice of Deficiency issued by the IRS serves as a taxpayer’s final notice of additional tax owed. The notice is generally issued after the IRS audits a taxpayer and proposes changes to a tax return. More importantly, a Notice of Deficiency is a legal document that allows a taxpayer to challenge the IRS in U.S. Tax Court without having to first pay the additional…
2022 Military State Tax Guide
The American Bar Association Tax Tax Section published its 2022 Military State Tax Guide, featuring contributions from Attorney & CPA Tyler DeWitt. The guide covers state income tax topics and issues especially relevant for members of the military. You can view the guide by clicking the link below. 2022 Military State Tax Guide (February 2022)