Tim A. Tarter is president of the U.S. law firm Woolston & Tarter, P.C. Mr. Tarter previously served as an IRS Senior Attorney and as a Special Assistant United States Attorney. Mr. Tarter’s national tax dispute resolution practice focuses on all aspects of IRS audit defense, IRS administrative settlement negotiations and U.S. Tax Court litigation, including criminal and international tax matters. Mr. Tarter resolves disputes in all three Federal tax forums: U.S. Tax Court, Federal District Courts, and the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. Most recently, he lead his trial team in the Avrahami case, the first micro-captive (831(b)) case litigated in U.S. Tax Court. Recently named by Captive Review magazine as an Enterprise Risk Captive Pioneer, Mr. Tarter and his firm are taking the lead role in defending captive insurance companies from IRS attack.