The Section 199A Deduction: Concepts & Examples
By Laura L. Buckley1 & Ethan B. Shakoori2
Laura Buckley is a Certified Specialist in Taxation Law. Ms. Buckley represents US and international individuals and businesses with their state and federal taxation matters and business transactions. Ms. Buckley specializes in cost-effective resolution of tax controversies before the Internal Revenue Service, Franchise Tax Board, and State Board of Equalization. Ms. Buckley also represents clients before the Office of Tax Appeals and the United States Tax Court.
Before joining Higgs Fletcher & Mack, Ms. Buckley was an IRS Chief Counsel attorney and a Special Assistant United States Attorney. Ms. Buckley is the Chair-Elect of the Executive Committee for the California Lawyers Association’s Taxation Section and is a Past Chair of the San Diego County Bar Association’s Tax Section. Ms. Buckley teaches Advanced Business Planning at the University of San Diego School of Law. Ms. Buckley is also an active member of San Diego Downtown Rotary, Club 33.
Ethan B. Shakoori is a law clerk at Higgs Fletcher & Mack LLP where his focus is tax and bankruptcy law. Mr. Shakoori obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Economics with an emphasis in Quantitative Analysis from San Diego State University. Mr. Shakoori obtained his juris doctorate from California Western School of Law where he served as the Executive Lead Articles Editor for California Western Law Review.