Stu Bassin represents clients in complex tax litigation. To effectively address his clients’ overarching goals and lead clients through litigation or settlements, Stu employs his knowledge of tax law and civil procedure to craft cost-effective and valuable strategies and tactics. Stu is particularly skilled in coordinating the appropriate teams of attorneys, testifying experts and other professionals to further develop unique and effective solutions to complex tax controversies.
Stu leads the firm’s Tax Litigation Practice, which has been awarded Tier 1 ranking by U.S. News—Best Lawyers in the 2013 “Best Law Firms” list. He is regularly quoted in the tax press and is a frequent contributor to BakerHostetler blogs on e-discovery (Discovery Advocate.com) and tax controversies (Issues in Tax Controversy).
9/25/2013 - Stuart Bassin Comments on Loving v. IRS
5/8/2013 - Stuart Bassin Comments on Tax Planning Transactions
3/4/2013 - Tax Analysts: Stu Bassin Argues D.C. Circuit Shouldn’t Reverse Ruling on IRS Registered Tax Return Preparer Program