Our Firm Consists Exclusively of
Former IRS Attorneys

We understand Taxing Agencies from the Inside Out


We Understand IRS Internal Procedures, Policies and Politics

We were the Attorneys for the Internal Revenue Service


We have Extensive Tax
Court Litigation Experience

Our Attorneys have Resolved Thousands of Tax Cases


Call Now for a Conference with a
Former IRS Attorney

Let Us Assist Your with Your Important Tax Matter


Holtz, Slavett & Drabkin, APLC
Former IRS Tax Attorneys
(310) 550-6200

315 S. Beverly Drive
Suite 515
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

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Tax Litigation and Audit Representation

We Represent Taxpayers at All Levels of Any Tax Proceeding – from Tax Audit Representation to Court Litigation Related to All Federal, Sate and Local Tax Agencies.


FBAR Foreign Bank Account Reporting Penalties

We represent taxpayers related to FBAR Foreign Bank Account Reporting Penalties and Proceedings with the IRS including OVDI Program, Civil and Criminal Defense.

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Criminal Tax Defense

We represent taxpayers related to all levels of criminal tax proceeding and investigations.

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Tax Collection Relief

We represent taxpayers related to all tax collection actions including lien, levy, wage garnishment, foreclosure actions, and bankruptcy dischargeability.

Firm Overview

Holtz, Slavett & Drabkin, A Professional Law Corporation, is a premier Southern California tax controversy law firm consisting exclusively of former IRS litigators with extensive in-court trial experience. We have a well established reputation with the government and private tax community. As former IRS attorneys, we have a comprehensive understanding of the internal workings of governmental tax agencies. We confidentially navigate tax agency procedures and avail our clients of all administrative and judicial remedies.

Holtz, Slavett & Drabkin attorneys have the highest level of educational and professional tax backgrounds including LL.M. in Taxation degrees from the leading law schools, big four accounting firm experience, and academic experience as tax professors. We handle all aspects of tax controversies including audit representation, collection defense, civil tax litigation, and criminal tax defense. We are committed to achieving the best results for our clients as efficiently as possible.

We are proud to announce that all three founding principals of Holtz, Slavett & Drabkin, APLC — David Holtz, Gary Slavett and Igor Drabkin — were named as Southern California Super Lawyers from 2011 to 2018, in the field of Tax Law.