L. Ashley Duel
Ashley’s primary areas of practice include tax controversy and compliance issues with the Internal Revenue Service and various state tax authorities, estate planning and wealth protection, business planning, and choice of entity formation and organization. Her tax controversy experience includes negotiating offers in compromise, filing requests for innocent spouse relief, establishing installment agreements, releasing federal and state tax liens and representing individuals and businesses during administrative hearings and appeals conferences. She works directly with individuals and businesses alike to resolve their tax liabilities and devise strategies to reduce their tax costs, penalties and interest.
Ashley also works closely with clients to develop estate and business plans that implement their long-term goals while minimizing tax and other costs. She has experience drafting wills, trust agreements and powers of attorney as well as partnership and LLC operating agreements.
When she is not in the office, Ashley loves being outdoors and can usually be found running or hiking with her dog, Rory, watching sports or traveling.