Stephen Mark Moskowitz, Esq.
Stephen Mark Moskowitz
Stephen Mark Moskowitz, Esq., is the Senior Partner Moskowitz, LLP, located in San Francisco, CA. His practice covers the entire spectrum of tax law for individual and business needs. Steve prides himself on continual innovation and prudent creativity when it comes to strategizing for, and
For over thirty years, Steve and his law firm have successfully helped tens of thousands of clients with tax representation and resolution of all types of Federal and State tax situations.
Raised in Philadelphia in less than affluent circumstances, Steve grew up quickly, with incredible tenacity, creativity and drive. It was his upbringing and experience that ultimately led Steve to believe in the American dream, and a belief, that everyone with the drive and commitment to try to make it in their life, should not be afraid, confused or held back by the tax code, or be unable to benefit from “the system.”
Steve’s lively manner and passion for the businessperson has led to media attention and a role as a legal analyst for Fox-KTVU and regular commentator on local and national radio. His current weekly position is on Comcast Sportsnet’s Chronicle Live Show where is comments on sports headlines from the legal perspective.
Civil and criminal tax representation, tax audits, payroll and sales tax disputes, defense of investors and promoters of offshore tax shelters, domestic and international tax planning and representation, asset protection, foreign investment tax planning, and white collar crime defense.
ADMISSIONS AND AFFILIATIONS
State Bar of California, State Bar of New York (inactive)
U.S. Supreme Court, United States Tax Court, U.S. District Courts all Districts in California, Federal Court of Claims, Federal Court of Appeals
Certified Public Accountant – New York (inactive)
EDUCATION - ALL WITH HONORS
LL.M, Golden Gate Univ. 1983
J.D., New York Law School 1981
M.B.A., New York University 1976
B.S., Drexel University 1971
BOOKS AND ARTICLES
2012: A Closer Look at the Non-Willful FBAR Penalty California Tax Lawyer
Tax Aspects of Financial Planning and Hong Kong Revenue Law
MEDIA AND SPEAKING
TV: Legal Analyst – Fox Bay Area (KTVU) 1991 - 1997
TV: Legal Analyst – Comcast Sportsnet, 2008 - present.
Congress: Steve was honored to address members of South Korean government and their National Tax Service regarding U.S. Taxation and Collection Law. Nov. 2011
National Association of Plastic Surgeons, New Orleans 2012
Asset Protection and Tax Planning Techniques
Regular appearances on local radio SF Bay Stations
Routinely quoted in: Chronicle Live News, San Francisco Business Journal, The Daily Journal, and more.
2013 SEMINAR TOPICS:
Tax Aspects of Financial Planning, Accounts, Tax Planning for Small Business, Tax Saving Through Year-End tax planning and taxation of Individuals, Defending individuals with professional licenses, FATCA, and Bank Secrecy Act violations by individuals.
also see, Steve Moskowitz, Tax Attorney