Corporate Taxation


"Very plugged in and attuned to what is going on in the tax world."
- Chambers USA

Cadwalader's tax lawyers guide businesses through the complex tangle of federal and state tax laws and international cross-border issues, including providing guidance regarding tax strategy, planning and compliance for public and private corporations, partnerships, joint ventures, limited liability companies, real estate investment trusts, registered investment companies, private equity and hedge funds, tax-exempt organizations, and other special purpose entities.  Our reputation and experience extends to structuring complex transactions and developing products, as well as documentation and execution, both in the U.S. and abroad, and to helping to address the tax ramifications of alternative strategies. 

Our work includes:

  • Compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements; exemptions; filing positions and  requirements; and disclosures;  
  • Tax consequences of complex transactions, including mergers & acquisitions, leveraged buy-outs, spin-offs and split-offs, sales and exchanges, public and private offerings, private placements, leases, and all types of capitalization and funding matters;
  • Reorganizations, restructurings and workouts; and
  • Tax audits and accounting, including requests for administrative rulings.


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3 Attorneys

Blakemore, Adam Partner London
T. +44 (0) 20 7170 8697
Howe, Mark P. Partner Washington
T. +1 202 862 2236
Swartz, Linda Z. Partner New York
T. +1 212 504 6062