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Jonathan P. Decatorsmith

Jonathan P. Decatorsmith

Itt chicago - Kent College of Law, Chicago, IL
  • Tax Law, Probate, Estate Planning
  • Illinois, Illinois
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Summary

Chicago tax attorney Jonathan Decatorsmith has been practicing tax law for more than 25 years. Prior to joining the Law Offices of Chicago-Kent, Professor Decatorsmith was a senior trial attorney and internal instructor with the Internal Revenue Service for 11 years. He has tried more than 40 cases before the United States Tax Court, and previously served as adjunct professor at DePaul University in Chicago and the University of Minnesota.

Education
University of Colorado School of Law at Boulder
J.D. (1986)
Honors: Honors and Awards Lead Instructor for the National Trial Skills School, 1995 Midwest Attorney of the Year, 1994
University of Illinois
B.A. (1983)
Professional Experience
Supervisor & Assistant Professor
Itt chicago - Kent College of Law, Chicago, IL
- Current
Teaches Federal Tax Procedures, Estates and Trusts, Tax Fraud Seminar, Business Organizations and International Business Transactions Taught Overseas in China and Thailand, International LL.M Program
Senior Associate
BlueDog, Olsen and Small, Minneapolis, MN
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Adjunct Professor
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (1996-1999)
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Senior Trial Attorney and Internal Instructor
Chief Counse Office of the Internal Revenue Service, Chicago, IL
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Chief Counsel Office of the Internal Revenue Service, Chicago, IL (1987-1999)
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Senior Trial Attorney and Internal Instructor
Adjunct Professor
DePaul University, Chicago, IL
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Illinois Jurisprudence, Immigration, Chp. 24 Taxation (October 2014)
Awards
Lead Instructor for the IRS National Trial Skills School, 1995
IRS National Trial Skills School
Midwest Attorney of the year
IRS
Professional Associations
American Bar Association
Member
Current
Chicago Bar Association
Member
Current
State Bar of Illinois # 6193962
Member
Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
Illinois
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Tax Law
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
Additional Practice Areas
  • Tax and Business Transaction Counseling
  • Litigation
  • Non-for-Profit Organization Formation and Compliance
  • Tax Controversy
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Chicago Tax Attorney | IRS Tax Problems Lawyer | Illinois Tax Debt Relief
Blog
Blog
Contact & Map
Chicago Location
565 West Adams Street
Suite 600
Chicago, IL 60661
USA
Telephone: (312) 906-5041