James Taheran is a self employed attorney and CPA. He is a former adjunct professor with the University of Phoenix. Mr. Taheran has 39 years of combined experience in the area of law, accounting, taxation, and business. His expertise include income and sales tax controversies, estate planning, trust and probate litigations, corporation and partnership setup and planning, compromising income tax, sales tax and payroll tax obligations. Mr. Taheran has successfully defended individuals and businesses before, Internal Revenue Service, Franchise Tax Board, Department of Tax and Fee Administration and Department of Labor.