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Miller Canfield provides a full-service state and local tax practice. Our attorneys provide both sophisticated tax analysis and consulting, perceptive administrative resolution of controversies, and aggressive litigation. Our attorneys have experience with:

  • Michigan business tax
  • Sales and use taxes
  • Excise taxes
  • Withholding taxes
  • Motor fuel tax
  • State unemployment and payroll tax
  • Individual income tax
  • Real and personal property ad valorem taxes
  • Investment incentives
  • Unclaimed property
  • Municipal income tax
  • Special assessments
  • Utility tax
  • Hotel and accommodation tax. 

Litigation  Miller Canfield is a leader in litigating tax disputes in Michigan courts. We represent multi-national corporate clients in their national, state and local tax disputes. Our attorneys have handled matters in all forums in Michigan. We also have extensive experience in numerous other forums throughout the country.   

Consulting  Miller Canfield’s tax attorneys review tax returns for refund opportunities.  We have extensive experience with the legislative process, which provides clients with detailed knowledge of new legislation, and ensures that the law as applied by the taxing authority results in a tax cost that does not exceed the proper amount that is due.

We also have consulted on legislative matters to make certain that a constituent’s interests are heard and considered. Our tax attorneys have also proposed transactions and restructurings and have provided opinions concerning their tax effects.