The Law Office of Judi Smith

1155 S. Washington St., Suite 101
Naperville, IL 60540
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F: 630-506-5537

Business

Business Attorneys

Any lawyer can tell you what the law says. But what the law means for you depends on what your goals are. Along with getting to know your particular business, we are diligent students of our client’s industries. At the Law Office of Judi Smith, we focus on the bigger picture and then tailor our advice to help you achieve your goals.

Tax

IRS Tax Attorney

Smart solutions for your tax problems. Whether you are facing federal or state tax issues, we can help you get an offer in compromise, negotiate a payment plan, stop tax levies, release tax liens, stop wage garnishments, reduce penalties, resolve back taxes, or defend an audit.

Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Attorneys

You don’t want someone to come along and profit from all of your hard work by using the reputation that you spent years building; or worse, have someone use your name with cheap goods and bad customer service. When you want to protect your good name, you need a trademark.

Popular Articles

Four Business Organization Types to Consider

Four Types of Business Organizations to Consider for Your New Business

One of the most important decisions to make in the early stages of a business is to decide what kind of organization will best suit that business.  While there is some overlap between the different ... [Continue Reading]

The Revenue Officer assigned to my audit says that I don’t need a lawyer. Is this true?

IRS agents are trained to seem very friendly and develop rapport with you. They will make it sound like the audit is very simple and nothing to worry about. As a result having a lawyer will be a waste ... [Continue Reading]

The Law Office of Judi Smith, LLC - Tax Planning

Tax Planning: Deductions Phased Out for 2014

As you begin to think about tax planning for 2014, remember that a number of deductions are phased out this year. Due to permanent changes and modifications made by the 2012 Taxpayer Relief Act the ... [Continue Reading]

Success Stories

Second Chance at Installment Agreement

Our client was a business that was hit hard by ... [Continue Reading]

Trademark Clearance Prosecution

Time is of the essence when bringing a new product ... [Continue Reading]

Intellectual Property Ownership

Frequently business owners do not pay close ... [Continue Reading]

Return of Levied Funds

Our client was a business owner that sold his ... [Continue Reading]

The Law Office of Judi Smith gets over $1.9M in settlement for client

Our client came to us after working with two other ... [Continue Reading]

Political Tax Audit

The client is a 501(c)(3). An employee anonymously ... [Continue Reading]

Internet Media Partnership

We negotiated and wrote an agreement for three ... [Continue Reading]

Penalty Reduction

Our client went to a local tax preparer to have ... [Continue Reading]