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Tax Attorney Salary

$147,701 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tax Attorney is $147,701 a year and $71 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Tax Attorney is between $101,726 and $184,218. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Tax Attorney. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Advises individuals, business concerns, and other organizations concerning income, estate, gift, excise, property, and other taxes.
  • Provides opinions on tax liability resulting from prospective and past transactions.
  • Represents clients in tax litigation.
Tax Attorney Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Lawyers

Job family population: 628,370

Estimated population of Tax Attorney jobs: 44,947

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the largest city by population is New York City...

Tax Attorney Job Listings for United States

Estate Planning & Tax Attorney (MIN 7 YEARS)
May 20
Southfield, MI, USA
Personnel Management Solutions, Inc.
Prestigious firm seeking seasoned Estate Planning Attorney to join their full-service, business ... Handling gift tax planning and sophisticated estate and charitable planning; * Establishing ...
Tax Attorney Temporary Part-Time (19-00104)
May 17
Washington, DC, USA
JURISolutions, Inc.
JURISolutions is seeking an experienced tax attorney for a temporary part-time opportunity with our client. Qualified candidates must have knowledge of the internal revenue code, and strong research ...
Trust & Estates Tax Attorney
Apr 12
Charleston, SC, USA
Duggan Law Firm, LLC
Seeking a Trusts and Estates Tax Attorney for Charleston, South Carolina with at least 10-15 years of experience in the areas of complex estate planning and related estate/gift tax, corporate, and ...
Associate Attorney
May 17
San Bernardino, CA, USA
Gresham Savage Nolan Tilden aPC
... attorney with 4-6 years of experience for its San Bernardino office. Unlike traditional firms, the ... Experience in tax and/or medical-related desirable * Strong analytical and writing skills
Associate Attorney
May 9
Experienced full time Associate Attorney position available in faith based boutique law firm located in The Woodlands/Spring specializing in estate planning, gift tax planning, probate, estate ...
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