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Chad Silver

Chad Silver

Board Certified Tax Law Lawyer CPA Specialist. No Combination is More Powerful.
  • Tax Law
  • Michigan
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NEGOTIATED ONE OF THE LARGEST TAX SETTLEMENTS. Attorney Silver in US V. Briley et al., (case number 6:22-cv-00204, in the US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas) negotiated one of the largest Tax Settlements in the Country. Attorney Silver settled a $53,000,000 Million Dollar Tax liability for $7,500,000 Million Dollars. Saving the Clients and Corporation over $45,000,000 Million Dollars.

Silver Tax Group has a deep understanding of Complex Collection Matters, Automated Under Reporting (AUR) assessments, Unfiled Tax Returns, IRS Substitute for Returns (SFR), Tax Court litigation, Audit Defense, Criminal Tax Defense, Crypto, and recently ERC Advanced Employee Retention Credit (ERC) IRS Form 7200 issues/Payroll Protection Plan (PPP) relief. We take on complex business problems/review a business from the foundation to the ceiling. We have deep experience in recommending and creating S Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, S Corporation Conversions, Retro Active S Corp Conversions, and C Corporation consulting.

Silver Tax Group delivers aggressive representation for your tax matter across the United States. Our attorney team, led by managing partner Chad Silver, has more than four decades of combined experience in federal tax defense. Mr. Silver is Lead Counsel Rated and has earned recognition from across the Country and was selected as a Super Lawyer for the last 8 Years. Let us help you.

We represent clients in cases involving offshore assets, IRS revenue officer defense, hardship, offers in compromise, streamlined installment agreements, the IRS Fresh Start Program, lien releases, levy releases, criminal tax matters, and Passport reinstatement. Additionally, our attorneys provide accounting, tax, and business consulting services.

Attorney Silver is aggressive and admitted to the U. S. Tax Court in All Jurisdictions. You have a serious problem. Your first call should be to Silver Tax Group.

Practice Area
Tax Law
Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Silver Tax Group offers a free case evaluation for anyone who needs help with their tax issues. You can Silver Tax Group at (855) 900-1040 or fill out an online form to schedule your consultation. During the consultation, you will speak with a qualified tax attorney who will review your situation, answer your questions, and explain your options. They will also provide you with a flat-fee quote for their services, so you know exactly what to expect. If you decide to hire them, they will start working on your case immediately and keep you updated throughout the process.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    We accept all forms of payment and work within your budget to establish a reasonable payment plan. We do not charge large hourly fees.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Michigan
State Bar of Michigan
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United States Tax Court
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken
Professional Experience
Tax Attorney
Silver Tax Group
- Current
Associate Attorney
Cambridge Connection
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Education
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
J.D. (2007) | Law
American Bar Association, Better Business Bureau, President of the Jewish Law School Association, National Association of Tax Professionals
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Oakland University
B.S. (2000) | Political Science & Government
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Awards
Excellent Rating
Avvo
Tax Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Elite Lawyer in Business Law
Elite Lawyer
Tax Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Tax Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Selected to Rising Stars: 2015 - 2020
Professional Associations
State Bar of Michigan  # P74010
Member
Current
Activities: Taxation Section
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American Bar Association
Member
Current
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Jewish Vocational Services
Committee Member
Current
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NEXTWork
Committee Member
Current
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National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP)
Member
Current
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Anti Defamation League
Glass Leadership Institute
Current
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Federation of Metro Detroit
Donor
Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Can You Go To Jail For Not Filing Or Paying Taxes?
Silver Tax Group
Common Mistakes To Avoid During A Shareholder IRS Audit: Tips From Tax Experts
Silver Tax Group
How the IRS Automated Underreporter Unit Works and What It Means for You
Silver Tax Group
How To Avoid Tax Trouble With California Tax On The Sale Of A Principal Residence
Silver Tax Group
IRS Negligence Penalty: Who Gets It And How To Fight It
Silver Tax Group
Tax Attorney Vs Enrolled Agent: What Are We And What To Expect
Silver Tax Group
Tax Implications For Professional Gamblers
Silver Tax Group
Tax-Related Identity Theft And 2022 AUR Changes
Silver Tax Group
Understanding FBAR And Form 8938: A Guide To Offshore Asset Reporting
Silver Tax Group
What Can I Expect From The Failure To Pay IRS Penalty?
Silver Tax Group
What Is A Schedule C Audit And How Can I Pass It?
Silver Tax Group
What Is The Substantial Understatement Penalty?
Silver Tax Group
Your Guide To An IRS First-Time Penalty Abatement
Silver Tax Group
Your Guide To IRS Civil Penalties
Silver Tax Group
3 Elements Of Tax Evasion And How To Avoid It
Silver Tax Group
5 Reasons To Work With Third-Party Tax Counsel
Silver Tax Group
Everything You Need To Know About A California State Tax Levy
Silver Tax Group
What Happens If You Forget To File Your Taxes And What To Do Next
Silver Tax Group
Your Guide to Principal Residence and Taxes
Silver Tax Group
Stop The IRS
Amazon
Speaking Engagements
1099, W2 Employees, and IRS Tax Problems, The Great American Trucking Show
Federal Tax Defense - No Hourly Billing, UAW
Certifications
Certified Tax Professional
Silver Tax Group
Bar Licensed Attorney
American Bar Association
Websites & Blogs
Website
Silver Tax Group
Blog
National Tax Law Blog
Videos
Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money. Silver Tax Group Take Home

Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money.

Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money. Silver Tax Group Bank Acct

Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money.

Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money. Silver Tax Group Jail

Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money.

Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money. Silver Tax Group Passport Question

Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money.

If you owe the IRS a significant about of back taxes, it can feel quickly like you are running out of options. And while owing the IRS is a serious... Back Taxes: How to Keep Calm When You Owe the IRS | Silver Tax Group

If you owe the IRS a significant about of back taxes, it can feel quickly like you are running out of options. And while owing the IRS is a serious...

For any small business owner, tax compliance can be a huge source of anxiety. You may feel tempted to skip them but doing so would cause some very, serious issues.... Filing Taxes: 5 Mistakes to Avoid as a Small Business Owner So The IRS Doesn't Come After You

For any small business owner, tax compliance can be a huge source of anxiety. You may feel tempted to skip them but doing so would cause some very, serious issues....

It might seem like gambling is one of those activities that the IRS has nothing to do with. But according to the US tax laws, the IRS considers gambling income... Gambling, The IRS and Taxes: How to Deduct Your Gambling Income and Losses | Silver Tax Group

It might seem like gambling is one of those activities that the IRS has nothing to do with. But according to the US tax laws, the IRS considers gambling income...

Are you struggling to negotiate with the IRS? No matter where you are in the process, you can benefit from professional advice. Get in touch today to learn how to... Garnished Wages: What to Do When the IRS Comes

Are you struggling to negotiate with the IRS? No matter where you are in the process, you can benefit from professional advice. Get in touch today to learn how to...

If you have bought or sold cryptocurrency in the last year, you'll need to report your gains on your taxes, which is why you likely need to be aware of... How to Avoid a Cryptocurrency Tax Audit by The IRS: The Full Crypto Tax Guide

If you have bought or sold cryptocurrency in the last year, you'll need to report your gains on your taxes, which is why you likely need to be aware of...

No one expects to receive an IRS tax audit... but it can happen! And, there are many, many individuals that will likely receive them this coming year. Sometimes it's because... How to Avoid an IRS Tax Audit (12 Key Focus Points)

No one expects to receive an IRS tax audit... but it can happen! And, there are many, many individuals that will likely receive them this coming year. Sometimes it's because...

No one is ever happy about an IRS audit. If you've received notice that you're being audited then your first reaction may be to panic. But don't, things will be... How to Complete an IRS Audit Appeal (The Full Guide)

No one is ever happy about an IRS audit. If you've received notice that you're being audited then your first reaction may be to panic. But don't, things will be...

Millions of Americans enjoy sports betting, and love the thrill of earning money as they watch their favorite teams win. But... did you know that gambling money made through sports... How to Pay The IRS Taxes on Sports Betting | Silver Tax Group

Millions of Americans enjoy sports betting, and love the thrill of earning money as they watch their favorite teams win. But... did you know that gambling money made through sports...

Surviving an IRS tax audit is nothing to sneeze at. The dreaded "A" word is enough to keep many business owners up at night. An audit can send a chill... How to Survive a Corporate Tax Audit

Surviving an IRS tax audit is nothing to sneeze at. The dreaded "A" word is enough to keep many business owners up at night. An audit can send a chill...

Those new to C Corp operations or who have gone through a turbulent year may have equally tough times with their taxes. As such, those in charge may be wondering,... IRS C Corp Tax Audits: 5 Red Flags & 2 Notable IRS Tax Audit Cases (+More)

Those new to C Corp operations or who have gone through a turbulent year may have equally tough times with their taxes. As such, those in charge may be wondering,...

If you've had a check bounce to the IRS when you were paying your federal taxes you might be panicked. After all, there are serious penalties for tax evasion, and... IRS Questions: Is Tax Evasion A Felony? | Silver Tax Group

If you've had a check bounce to the IRS when you were paying your federal taxes you might be panicked. After all, there are serious penalties for tax evasion, and...

Like most people, you find that year after year tax season sneaks up on you and you wonder if there will be ramifications for filing or paying late taxes. Well... Late Taxes: What You Need to Know About Filing Late | Silver Tax Group

Like most people, you find that year after year tax season sneaks up on you and you wonder if there will be ramifications for filing or paying late taxes. Well...

Whether you need help with the IRS Offer in Compromise pre-qualifier standards, or you need help with an audit, you can contact a tax professional to work out the best... Offer in Compromise: A Consideration for Overwhelming Tax Debt | Silver Tax Group

Whether you need help with the IRS Offer in Compromise pre-qualifier standards, or you need help with an audit, you can contact a tax professional to work out the best...

If you're didn't file your taxes in time and are worried about being charged with tax evasion, it can weigh heavily on you. Tax evasion is a serious crime and... Options for Paying Taxes Owed to The IRS | Silver Tax Group

If you're didn't file your taxes in time and are worried about being charged with tax evasion, it can weigh heavily on you. Tax evasion is a serious crime and...

If you run a small business and are concerned about filing your taxes correctly and on time, then hiring a tax attorney might be a great move for you. You... Should You Speak With a Tax Attorney? Why You Need to Bring in the Professionals [Case Studies]

If you run a small business and are concerned about filing your taxes correctly and on time, then hiring a tax attorney might be a great move for you. You...

Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money. Silver Tax Group IRA

Attorney Chad Silver from The Silver Tax Group answers your questions about what the IRS can and can't do if you owe them money.

Scammers have found ways to infiltrate the most common areas of our lives, and there's no better example of that than tax scams. Scammers know that taxes can be a... Tax Scams: The Most Common IRS Based Scams Targeting Taxpayers

Scammers have found ways to infiltrate the most common areas of our lives, and there's no better example of that than tax scams. Scammers know that taxes can be a...

Have you received an IRS notice or letter? If so, you may be a little confused about what it may mean given that not all of us are up-to-date and... The IRS Notice and Letter Guide (How to Respond to CP14 Unpaid Taxes, CP15, CP49, CP90 Levy Notices)

Have you received an IRS notice or letter? If so, you may be a little confused about what it may mean given that not all of us are up-to-date and...

Legal Answers
6 Questions Answered
Q. what is the best way to report unreported income for small business that has gone for many years. what kind of lawyer?
A: A Tax Attorney would be the best professional to guide you through this process. It is very important the matter is handled with someone you have an Attorney Client privilege with. You can contact our office at 855-900-1040.
Q. I just received a notice saying I owe GA state taxes from 2012 , this is the first time I have heard from them.
A: The only way to know is to have a Tax Attorney contact Georgia and conduct a State Tax Investigation. Please let me know if my firm can help: 855-900-1040. The statue of limitations for Georgia runs longer than the IRS.

Best,

Chad Silver Sliver Tax Group
Q. I have a signed 8332 and divorce decree grants me to claim child on taxes. Can I still claim if I have arrears balance?
A: The new Tax Code changes as a result of the Jobs Act removed your ability to claim a child as a dependent. You may still be eligible for child care tax credits. This is the first year for the new changes and you may be surprised (happy or mad) about the results.

Best,

Chad Silver Attorney at Law
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Silver Tax Group
Texas Law Office
4005 Guadalupe St., Suite C
Austin, TX 78751
Telephone: (469) 960-4940
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Silver Tax Group
Michigan Law Office
32813 Middlebelt Rd.
Suite B
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
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Florida Law Office
777 South Flagler Drive
West Tower - Suite 800
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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