Lead Counsel independently verifies Federal Tax Fraud attorneys in El Paso by conferring with Texas bar associations and conducting annual reviews to confirm that an attorney practices in their advertised practice areas and possesses a valid bar license for the appropriate jurisdictions.
Federal tax fraud is intentionally and unlawfully avoiding taxes by limiting the tax burden using illegal means. Tax fraud takes the form of failing to file a tax return, filing a tax return using false information, witholding information on a tax return and failing to collect employment or sales taxes.
If you are charged with federal tax fraud it is important to immediately retain an El Paso criminal defense attorney who handles tax fraud cases. Certain defenses may be available to you, such as you did not act intentionally. Your lawyer can advise you on the best course of action, form your defense, challenge the government’s evidence, or negotiate a plea agreement.
Specialized legal help is available for most legal issues. Each case is unique; seeking legal help is a smart first step toward understanding your legal situation and seeking the best path toward resolution for your case. An experienced lawyer understands the local laws surrounding your case and what your best legal options might be. More importantly, there are certain situations and circumstances – such as being charged with a crime – where you should always seek experienced legal help.
An experienced lawyer should be able to communicate a basic “road map” on how to proceed. The lawyer should be able to walk you through the anticipated process, key considerations, and potential pitfalls to avoid. Once you’ve laid out the facts of your situation to the lawyer, he/she should be able to frame expectations and likely scenarios to help you understand your legal issue.
For most consumer legal issues, the size of the practice is much less important than the experience, competence, and reputation of the attorney(s) handling your case. Among the most important factors when choosing an attorney are your comfort level with the attorney or practice and the attorney’s track record in bringing about quick, successful resolutions to cases similar to yours.
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