These proceedings have involved nearly all types of U.S. federal taxes, California taxes, as well as French income tax and VAT.
Our clients include a wide variety of domestic and foreign corporations, public entities, partnerships, tax-exempt entities, and individuals. Our experience is that it is best to become involved at the audit level because cases are often damaged or even lost at this stage by evidentiary failures, and so that we can work to minimize the number of issues raised on audit and to resolve potentially large disputes completely before they surface publicly.
Orrick's Transportation Finance Group lawyers are based in California, Seattle and New York and are fully experienced in financing all types of transportation facilities owned by state and local government entities. Multi-purpose financings involving transportation issues have been successfully completed for a wide variety of issuers, such as: