David M. Guilford

Managing  Partner

T: + 1.775.329.2764



In every US - based venture or transaction there is at least one silent partner who must be considered: the Internal Revenue Service. GLG provides proven solutions for your immediate tax concerns as well as the insight to anticipate issues which can be addressed before becoming problematic.


Transactional Planning


In every competitive industry tax efficiency is a necessity. We offer tested advice as well as creative solutions to ventures ranging in size from public companies to newly founded start-ups. Our experience spans the entire life cycle of corporate operations from formation to sale including tax-free reorganizations, acquisitions, spin-offs, divestitures, equity and debt offerings, joint ventures and leveraged buyouts.


GLG offers reliable advice on a full range of corporate transactions, including:










We are commonly sought for our knowledge in areas such as:







Financial Transactions


We have substantial experience handling a wide variety of financing transactions and counsel clients on:














From audit through appeal we are there for you. Whether served with a statutory notice of deficiency or looking to appeal an unfavorable ruling, we bring the skills and expertise necessary to secure you and your company the best possible result.


While we often find a favorable result through the administrative process, we also recognize that some issues are well work pursuing through Tax Court and beyond. Let us assist you or your firm in addressing:

Tax-Free Exchanges of Operating Businesses

Preservation of Corporate Loss Carryovers

Use of Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies in Transactions

Change-In-Control Payments

Tax-Free Reorganizations


Acquisitions and Dispositions

Installment Sales


Joint Ventures

International Transactions

Securities Transactions

Private Equity Fund Formation

Investments in Private Equity Funds (including UBTI Issues)

Venture Capital Fund Investments

Initial Public Offerings

Bond Sales



Cross-Border Financing

Federal Income, Estate, Gift and Excise Taxes

State and Local Income, Sales and Use, and Property Taxation

Tax Treatment of Mergers and Acquisitions

Inbound and Outbound Transactions Involving U.S. and Foreign Tax Issues

Tax Exempt Status

Tax Status of Employee Benefit Plans

Taxation of Transactions Among Employers, Plans, and Beneficiaries

Eligibility / Transferability of Tax Credits and Incentives

Taxation of Specialized Financial Products and Transactions

Tax Treatment of Listed Transactions

Voluntary Disclosure Agreements

Assertion of Civil Penalties

Allegations of Criminal Conduct

Contact Us


1755 E. Plumb Lane, Suite 150

Reno, NV 89502


Phone: +1.775.329.2764


Nevada Office


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