Business Transactions and Taxation

When we serve as an entity's outside legal counsel, Landerholm's business transactions and tax attorneys approach the role as team members, making it a priority to learn about your business and industry.

We provide counsel to effectively structure, negotiate, and document a myriad of business transactions and compliance issues, including:

  • Asset sales and acquisitions, stock sales and redemptions, mergers, joint ventures, divestitures, relocations, and tax-free reorganizations
  • Financing transactions
  • Intellectual property transactions
  • Shareholder and commercial agreements and other contract matters
  • Executive compensation arrangements and employee benefit programs
  • Regulatory, administrative, and legislative compliance issues
  • Shareholder rights and remedies and director and officer fiduciary duties
  • Employment policies

Our transaction and tax attorneys provide expert business and individual tax advice with tax planning strategies to help minimize tax impacts and assist businesses with meeting their goals. Specifically, we can assist you by:

  • Analyzing the tax implications of various transactions
  • Addressing potential ways to reduce your current taxes
  • Resolving disputed issues with the Internal Revenue Service, the Washington State Department of Revenue, and other state and local tax and regulatory agencies