Real Estate Tax Appeals
For over thirty years KAO Law Associates (formerly Kassab Archbold and O'Brien LLC) has been helping commercial and residential property owners across Pennsylvania lower their real estate assessments saving them time and money.
Our years of experience allow us to provide the most effective representation throughout the appeals process, including a knowledge of the tax and business implications an appeal might have.
Contact us today for a free consultation to find out whether your property is over assessed.
Call us at (610) 565-3800.
Estate Administration and Planning
KAO Law Associates will help you in performing your duties as an Executor/Executrix of an Estate. We can assist you with the collection and distribution of the estate’s assets, prepare the required tax returns (including the Pennsylvania Inheritance Tax Return, the Estate’s Fiduciary Income Tax Returns, the decedent’s Final Lifetime Income Tax Return and, if necessary, a Federal Estate Tax Return), maintain appropriate bookkeeping records, prepare all statutory notices and certifications, prepare an accounting for the estate and any necessary Court
documents to close the Estate.
In addition to estate administration, we can help you plan your estate, including the preparation of Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney and Advanced Medical Directives. We offer advice as how to minimize or even eliminate federal and state death taxes,and otherwise help you provide for an orderly transition of your estate.
Real Estate Law
The Real Estate Department of KAO Law offers a wide range of legal services from consultation, negotiations and drafting of documents and handling related litigation in connection with a variety of real estate matters. Whether in a commercial, industrial or residential transaction, our real estate attorneys assist with purchase and sale agreements as well as with lease agreements. In addition, we offer assistance in dealing with financing and loan agreements and related loan documents.
With respect to litigation involving real estate, our real estate attorneys offer assistance with actions in mortgage foreclosure and actions to quiet title. Moreover, the Real Estate Department handles matters involving land use and zoning.
Our real estate attorneys assist clients with respect to zoning, subdivision and land development, starting from the application process, representation at hearings before municipal agencies and boards and through related appeals and litigation.
Further, the Real Estate Department offers legal services, assistance and representation to telecommunications and wireless providers. Our real estate attorneys handle the zoning application process, representation at hearings before municipal agencies and boards and through related appeals and litigation. In addition, we assist in lease negotiations and the drafting of real estate related agreements and documents as well as performing due diligence.
Business and Personal Income Tax
KAO Law Associates is available to assist you in all areas of income tax, including individuals, corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies.
We will advise you as to what is the best method of conducting business in Pennsylvania in order to minimize taxes while limiting your personal liability. We can also help you minimize business and individual federal, state and local taxes with the use of various income tax planning techniques. We can also help individuals file income tax returns in order to properly comply with the federal and state rules and regulations.
Our services in this area include:
Filing of income taxes
Contesting tax issues
We also provide representation at the board of finance and revenue in Harrisburg.