Tampa Tax Attorneys
We are a law firm that focuses exclusively on resolving a broad range of civil and criminal tax matters with the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") and state taxing authorities. Our tax attorneys are committed to providing honest legal counsel to individuals and business owners facing difficult circumstances. We invite you to browse our website or request a consultation to learn more about how a tax attorney can help you obtain tax relief. are a law firm that focuses exclusively on resolving a broad range of civil and criminal tax matters with the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") and state taxing authorities. Our tax attorneys are committed to providing honest legal counsel to taxpayers facing difficult circumstances. We invite you to browse our website or request a consultation to learn more about how a tax attorney can help you.
7320 E Fletcher Ave
Tampa, FL 33637
We are experienced in civil tax litigation and appear regularly before the U.S. Tax Court. We also litigate tax cases in U.S. District Courts and various state courts.
Criminal Tax & White Collar Criminal Defense
Legal representation for tax-related criminal issues, including IRS criminal investigations, state tax criminal investigations, and criminal tax defense (including tax evasion charges).
Resolving IRS tax and legal issues, including audits, tax debt settlement, unfiled returns, liens, levies, tax preparer penalties, IRS Revenue Officer cases, payroll tax issues, innocent spouse relief, and IRS appeals.
Resolving Florida tax issues, including Florida sales tax audits, tax debt settlements, collections, tax litigation, and criminal investigations by the Florida Department of Revenue.
Helping you resolve U.S. tax issues related to offshore assets, including compliance with FBAR and other information filings, voluntary disclosures, and penalties for non-compliance.
More Than a Law Firm
Team of Tax Professionals
A Message from Our Managing Attorney
On behalf of our team at DeWitt Tax Law, welcome to our website! I hope you find the content on our site helpful. I have come to realize over the years that much of the stress from facing tax issues is caused by the sheer power our government possesses to assess and collect taxes, further compounded by the complexity of our tax code. Contacting a tax lawyer enables you to begin the process of resolving your tax issues and restoring peace of mind.
When you contact our firm, a tax attorney will evaluate your case to determine how we can help. We begin all cases with diligent research and investigation to ensure we advise you of your rights and all available options. We consider our firm to be a “one-stop shop” for virtually all tax issues. We take a holistic approach to resolving tax issues and employ a multidisciplinary team of professionals to support our legal staff, including Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) and IRS Enrolled Agents. Our results speak for themselves as our firm has helped taxpayers save millions of dollars in taxes.
I invite you to contact our firm if you are facing serious tax issues and need help. Regardless of whether you decide to hire DeWitt Law to represent you, I wish you the best in resolving your tax issues.
We are committed to delivering results and invite you to review a sample of representative matters we have resolved for our clients. Click Here to view all Results. All cases are different and the summaries below should not be interpreted as a prediction or guarantee of success or specific results.
$5,709,457.69 Trust Fund Recovery Penalty Reversed to $0
The IRS assessed the Trust Fund Recovery Penalty against Taxpayer in an attempt to hold Taxpayer personally liable for payroll tax debt owed by a separate corporation. DeWitt Law represented Taxpayer before the IRS to challenge the assessment, resulting in reversal of the assessment to $0. Learn more.
$1,420,838 Tax Liability Reversed to $0 in U.S. Tax Court
Taxpayer was audited by the IRS after a third-party cryptocurrency exchange reported to the IRS gross proceeds the Taxpayer received from selling cryptocurrency. The IRS proposed additional tax of $1,095,708 plus penalties of $219,142 and interest of $105,988. DeWitt Law represented the Taxpayer and challenged the assessment in U.S. Tax Court. The Court reversed the assessment in full, resulting in $0 of additional tax owed.
$370,750.8 Tax Assessment Reversed to $0 in U.S. Tax Court
Taxpayer was audited by the IRS for tax year 2016. The IRS issued a Notice of Deficiency and assessed additional tax of $370,750.80. DeWitt Law represented the Taxpayer and challenged the tax assessment in U.S. Tax Court. The assessment was reversed and the Taxpayer owed $0 in additional tax.
$172,959 CP2000 Assessment Reduced to $0 in U.S. Tax Court
Taxpayer received IRS Notice CP2000 proposing additional tax of $172,959, based on income reported to the IRS on Form 1099-S from the sale of Taxpayer's home. DeWitt Law represented Taxpayer and challenged the proposed assessment with the IRS. The IRS never responded and issued a Statutory Notice of Deficiency. After litigating the assessment in U.S. Tax Court, it was reversed to $0.
$280,626.46 Tax Liability Reduced to $2,000 through Offer in Compromise
Taxpayer owed the IRS $280,626.46 in unpaid income taxes. DeWitt Law represented Taxpayer before the IRS and filed an Offer in Compromise (Doubt as to Collectability). After the IRS initially rejected the Offer, DeWitt Law filed an administrative appeal and represented Taxpayer through multiple appeals proceedings. The IRS accepted the Offer, reducing the total tax owed to $2,000.
Florida Sales Tax Evasion Case Resolved Through Diversion
Represented Taxpayer in criminal investigation by the Florida Department of Revenue for alleged sales tax evasion. Investigation closed and no criminal charges filed.
Field Audit Resulting in No Additional Tax
Represented self-employed taxpayer operating a multi-million-dollar auto parts retail business in an IRS field audit. Audit resulted in no additional tax. See Image
Tax Preparer Due Diligence Penalties Reversed
Represented tax preparation firm before the IRS regarding a proposed penalty assessment for alleged violations of the Earned Income Tax Credit due diligence requirements. Administrative appeal filed and assessment was fully reversed. Learn more.
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We are a law firm that focuses exclusively on resolving a broad range of civil and criminal tax matters with the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") and state taxing authorities. Our tax attorneys are committed to providing honest legal counsel to taxpayers facing difficult circumstances. We invite you to browse our website or request a consultation to learn more about how a tax attorney can help you.
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7320 E Fletcher Ave
Tampa, FL 33637
Member of the Florida Bar