Licensed in California
Evan A. Nielsen has a diverse background in law and business, allowing him to take a holistic approach to protect and improve the Firm’s client’s interests and advocate on their behalf. His emphasis in tax matters, IRS issue resolution and tax planning strategies are enhanced by his business experience and grasp of the issues facing individuals and small businesses. He understands the issues and challenges facing entrepreneurs in this dynamic economic climate, having founded, owned, acquired, and operated businesses in a wide range of industries himself prior to entering the legal profession full time.
As an attorney, Evan has assisted taxpayers in recovering literally hundreds of thousands of dollars in tax refunds and has become very adept at crafting tax strategies that result in substantial tax savings for individuals and small business owners. This is the result of his understanding of the tax code, tax laws, business structures and finance/accounting methods. Clients routinely enjoy the benefit of additional tax refunds they had not anticipated! Mr. Nielsen maintains an excellent working relationship with local and national IRS offices and remains actively involved in the preparation of tax returns because he believes this ensures real tax planning benefits for the Firm’s clients.
Evan is a life-long learner and holds five degrees including a bachelor’s and master’s in Statistics, master’s and doctorate in Business and a Juris Doctor in Law. He is currently a member of the California Bar and the American Bar Association and is a member of the US Tax Court. He is also federally licensed as an Enrolled Agent with the IRS.
Evan and his wife enjoy their eight children and a growing number of grandchildren. They fill their personal time with family, service in their church and community, and a variety of outdoor sports and hobbies. His past and/or current associations include the American Bar Association Taxation Section, the National Association of Enrolled Agents, the National Tax Association, the National Association of Tax Preparers and is an Alternate Member of the Taxpayer Advocacy sponsored by the US Department of the Treasury.