Philadelphia, PA, November 12, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Philadelphia state and local tax attorney Jennifer Weidler Karpchuk of national law firm Chamberlain Hrdlicka will discuss best practices for businesses that operate in Philadelphia in an upcoming 3-credit CLE program.
On Nov. 18, Karpchuk will serve as faculty for “Top Ten Mistakes Philadelphia Businesses Make,” a program sponsored by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. Attendees will hear from representatives from the City of Philadelphia’s Department of Revenue, Code Enforcement Division and Office of Business Services about common issues that many businesses face that may lead to expensive mistakes. To register, visit pbi.org.
An experienced state and local tax attorney, Karpchuk represents clients in various matters related to state and local taxation. Her clients include those challenging audit determinations and real estate assessment decisions, seeking refunds from state and local governments, handling administrative appeals, litigating unresolved disputes in state and local courts, and handling post-trial appeals.
Additionally, Karpchuk assists clients in reducing interest and penalties associated with past due taxes through the use of state and local amnesty, voluntary disclosure programs and administrative appeals. Karpchuk is a frequent contributor to the firm's State and Local Tax blog and is a co-author of the Pennsylvania Tax Handbook, as well as the Pennsylvania chapter of the American Bar Association Tax Section State and Local Tax Committee Property Tax Deskbook. She lives in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.
About Chamberlain Hrdlicka – Chamberlain Hrdlicka is a diversified business law firm with offices in Houston, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Denver and San Antonio. The firm represents both public and private companies as well as individuals and family-owned businesses across the nation. In addition to its nationally recognized tax planning and tax controversy practice, the firm represents clients in appellate law, bankruptcy, restructuring, reorganization and creditor rights, construction law, corporate, securities & finance, employee benefits and executive compensation, employment law, energy and maritime, government and regulatory matters , immigration, insurance, intellectual property, international, labor and employment litigation, real estate and white collar criminal defense.