Sports Taxation and Contracts
Boston Sports Lawyers Representing Athletes, Other Professionals and Businesses in Contract and Taxation Matters
With Boston’s rich sports history, we are proud to offer our contract and tax services to athletes, other professionals and sports industry businesses in and around Beantown. With decades of combined experience in the areas of tax planning, tax compliance and the resolution of tax controversies, Attorney Kevin E. Thorn, Managing Partner at Thorn Law Group, and his team are well known for their ability to help clients avoid unnecessary liability, and we have been named among Boston’s best tax attorneys several years running in sports taxation matters and more.
Are you preparing to sign (or have you just signed) a major player contract or endorsement deal? Are you in the process of renegotiating? Do you need an agent? Are you starting a new business or looking for experienced tax counsel to help your existing business avoid paying unnecessary taxes? Have you been contacted by the Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) or the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding an audit or investigation? A Boston sports lawyer from our firm can provide representation for these types of sports taxation matters and many more, and we are available now to meet your needs.
Business Structuring and Tax Planning
Our Boston sports taxation lawyers provide assistance with structuring new businesses and subsidiaries in order to mitigate tax liability. We also represent numerous existing businesses with regard to tax planning and strategy on an ongoing basis. In addition to corporate matters, this includes providing guidance for contract negotiations with athletes, coaches, vendors and other third parties.
Local, State and Federal Income Tax
We provide advice and representation with regard to all local, state and federal income tax matters. At the local and state levels, our services are not limited to Massachusetts—our attorneys are licensed to practice in multiple jurisdictions, and we can provide counseling regarding income tax compliance on a national scale. At all levels, a Boston sports attorney at our firm can help our clients with professional sports exemptions and other sports-specific tax issues as well.
For sports entities that do business overseas, we offer full-service representation for international tax compliance. From Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) reporting to cross-border tax controversies, our sports taxation lawyers can help your company avoid unnecessary liability and exposure.