Taxation is a complex system that concerns several frameworks at the local, state, and U.S. (federal) levels. Failure to adhere to tax requirements may carry significant penalties; as a result, businesses often turn to counsel for advice to remain on the correct side of the law. At IBL, we provide our clients with a wide range of commercial taxation advisory services to meet their tax-related goals, typically, with a focus on limiting their local, state, or federal liability.


  • Partnership formation, capitalization acquisitions, dispositions, and other transactional matters
  • Advising clients regarding the state and local tax implications of mergers, acquisitions and asset purchases
  • Advising clients regarding successor liability for taxes
  • Advising developers and construction contractors regarding transaction privilege tax liability
  • Advising computer data center and renewable energy properties regarding tax incentives, sales and use taxes, contracting, taxes, and property taxes
  • Inurement prohibition compliance counseling
  • Other business income tax compliance counseling
  • Obtaining refunds of overpaid sales and use taxes