Consistently awarded the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards by his peers, Charles Ray is a seasoned, successful and highly regarded tax attorney. He served as an attorney to the Chief Counsel, IRS for eight years and twice received the Chief Counsel’s Outstanding Performance Award. His experience now benefits companies and individuals of all earning and income levels. Highly accessible, Charles works diligently to quickly and expertly solve a tax problem, whether its structuring domestic and foreign commercial transactions, or resolving matters of controversy including but not limited to, individual and company liability for employment taxes, penalty abatement, tax audits, bank and other levies, wage garnishments, tax liens, innocent spouse relief, installment payment plans and offers in compromise. Companies and individuals needing representation during an audit or appeal of an audit, at a collection due process hearing or in United States Tax Court, turn to Charles because of his experience and qualification. His track record of success is punctuated by a personable, yet professional, communication style. His track record of success is well documented and makes him the go-to guy in serious tax matters.