Tax Law

SF and Walnut Creek Tax Law Office

With our years of experience at Mendes\Weed, we are here to help small businesses and individuals with their complex tax law problems. Walnut Creek tax law court casesOur Walnut Creek and San Francisco tax attorneys, led by partner Christina Weed, will advocate to the fullest extent possible to achieve the most effective result for your federal and state tax law matters. We assist taxpayers with respect to federal and state income tax, employment tax, and sales and use tax matters.

Federal Tax Law (IRS)

When complying with IRS audits, delay and mishandling can make the process costly and time-consuming. Our San Francisco tax attorneys apply a proactive, dedicated approach to handing your federal tax law situation. Whether you are working to bring your tax matters into compliance or are involved in a tax controversy you need a skilled San Francisco tax attorney who understands both IRS and California tax law inside and out. We are dedicated to finding and advocating to our fullest ability for the best possible result.

California State Tax Law (FTB, EDD, and SBE)

Are you dealing with the Franchise Tax Board, Employment Development Department, or the State Board of Equalization? Our tax attorney offices in the San Francisco Bay Area are experienced with California state tax laws and tax appeal processes and are determined to find a solution that best fits each client.

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California Tax Law Specialist

Partner Christina Weed has years of experience helping businesses and individuals with their complex California tax litigation issues. She is a licensed attorney with an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of San Diego and a Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy. She serves as Chair of the Tax Section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association and is also a member of the Estate Planning Council Diablo Valley and the Tri-Valley Estate Planning Council. Christina has also written, or been featured in, several publications.

In 2018, Christina became one of the first lawyers to argue a case in front of California’s Office of Tax Appeals. Mendes Weed, LLP is one of only a handful of law firms to have gone before the OTA because the OTA has only been hearing cases since January of 2018.

Christina has been designated a Certified Specialist in Taxation by the State Bar of California.

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Mendes Weed, LLP is located in Walnut Creek and serves clients around the Bay Area. For your convenience, we also have offices in OAKLAND and Sacramento by appointment only.

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Phone: 925.390.3222

Fax: 925.301.8667


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Walnut Creek Main Office

1990 N. California Boulevard
Suite 1020
Walnut Creek, CA 94596


 (925) 390-3222

Oakland Office

66 Franklin Street
Suite 300
Oakland, CA 94607


(510) 822-2770