Tax attorney Daniel W. Layton, Esq. serves Los Angeles and Orange County clients in the areas of tax audits, collections, criminal tax, tax fraud defense, FBAR penalty defense and voluntary offshore account disclosures.
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Daniel Layton worked for the IRS as a tax trial attorney and for the Department of Justice as a criminal tax prosecutor before entering private practice. Daniel has exceptional knowledge of the tools available to the IRS in audits, collections, and criminal tax investigations, and of their legal limits, having trained the IRS’s agents and officers in how to do their jobs. In addition, Daniel’s experience from inside the IRS as an attorney tasked with enforcement and review of FBAR penalties for failure to disclose foreign accounts, tax fraud penalties, and other penalties gives him substantial insights in defending clients from wrongful and aggressive IRS tax investigations and collections.