Taxes are a critical issue in most transactions and an area where having knowledgeable counsel is vital. Wyche’s lawyers have such knowledge to assist and advise clients regarding the many tax issues faced by businesses, from entrepreneurial start-ups to public companies engaged in mergers and acquisitions. In addition to assisting with the development of transaction structures to obtain favorable tax treatment, we also advise clients on the many tax issues associated with employee benefits and executive compensation. Our attorneys regularly represent taxpayers in disputes with the IRS and South Carolina Department of Revenue, and in obtaining rulings from those agencies.
Wyche also has a rich history of assisting in transactions involving tax incentives for both land conservation and economic development. We advise individuals on sophisticated tax planning techniques, such as charitable remainder trusts. Our tax practice encompasses federal, South Carolina state and local tax matters, such as business tax incentives, sales tax issues, and property tax issues.