Richard C. Antonelli graduated from Brooklyn Law School and was admitted to the New York Bar in 1977, the New Jersey Bar in 1986, and the United States Tax Court in 1977. Richard is a former Internal Revenue Service Tax Court Trial Attorney, Appeals Officer and Revenue Agent. After 15 years of IRS experience, he started his private law practice in 1986. His practice consists primarily of representing clients in civil and criminal tax matters before the Internal Revenue Service, the New Jersey Division of Taxation and the New York State Department of Taxation. Mr. Antonelli has successfully represented clients in various matters including audits, appeals, criminal tax investigations, installment payment agreements, offers in compromise, and liens and levies. He also has extensive experience in the related areas of wills, estate planning and probate.
Most cases are resolved without the need for litigation. However, when the IRS assumes an unreasonable position, Richard C. Antonelli has successfully litigated cases in the US Tax Court and District Court.