Tax Lawyer Fort Lauderdale | Tax Law Attorney Miami | Tax Preparer Representation in Florida
Zuckerman & Mata are tax lawyer’s in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. We specialize in the tax preparer representation for corporate clients and individual tax representation. Call us at 754-201-3536 for any tax law issues.

Fort Lauderdale Tax Lawyers and Tax Preparer Representation

We Serve Clients Nationwide

“Many taxpayers who have problems with the IRS become financially and emotionally paralyzed, causing them to become unable to move forward productively with their lives. One of the most gratifying experiences I’ve had is helping clients weather the IRS storm and become truly successful after this weight is lifted off of their shoulders.”

– Lauren J. Mata

Many people are deeply worried when they see a tax notice in the mail. It is our job to give you peace of mind about your tax troubles. Whether you’re already on the radar of the IRS or the Florida DOR, or you want to know how you can stay off that radar, Zuckerman & Mata can help you.

We have over three decades of experience representing individuals and corporate clients with tax law issues in Florida and in the federal tax system. We cover a wide range of tax issues including missing or incorrect returns, payroll tax law, and negotiations with the IRS in Miami. You can read more about what we can do for you on our Areas of Practice page.

Our dedication to helping clients with their tax problems have earned us an AV Preeminent rated* in Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer-review rating offered by them. Martindale-Hubble has been rating law firms for over 100 years, and is the most well-regarded lawyer review service in the country.

For those who would like to learn more about our qualifications and the many benefits we offer to clients, please read our website, give us a call, or complete the initial consultation form at the top of the page and send it to us today. Your initial consultation is FREE.

Areas of Practice

From asset protection to tax settlements, we have you covered

At Zuckerman & Mata, we provide our clients with the personal attention and service you can only get from your local neighborhood attorneys. Known for all our dedication to clients in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and the surrounding communities, we focus primarily on the following areas of practice:

Our Blog

Friday, August 29, 2014
Practical considerations in negotiating with the IRS

Practical considerations in negotiating with the IRS

Readers of this tax law blog have been exposed to posts about the negotiation options that may be available with the Internal Revenue Service, including offers in compromise. Today’s post takes a more in-depth look at this option. According to the IRS’ website, an offer in compromise is a...Read more
Friday, September 5, 2014
Exploring IRS audit triggers more in-depth

Exploring IRS audit triggers more in-depth

Many readers may have questions about what the IRS may be looking for when it selects a tax return for an audit. This post provides context. First, there are certain red flags that may trigger an audit. For example, a taxpayer’s status that doesn’t match Forms W-2 or a listing of deductions...Read more
Friday, September 12, 2014
Could that tax-exempt business meal really lead to an audit?

Could that tax-exempt business meal really lead to an audit?

There’s no denying it: the Tax Code is complicated. Although various publications and sources may offer tax saving tips or strategies, understanding the legality of new proposals can be confusing. Since no one wants to pay more than what he or she owes, it can be a good idea to proactively...Read more

Our Attorneys

Zuckerman & Mata, L.L.C. is a tax law firm in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida with over thirty years of experience serving the residents of nearby communities with tax-related services of all kinds including disputes with the IRS. The firm's impressive knowledge of tax law and of the IRS allow them to skillfully craft the solutions clients need in order to move forward following a conflict.

Ira L. Zuckerman

Ira L. Zuckerman has been a tax and business attorney for over thirty years. He assists clients with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issues, including individual, business and payroll tax issues, as well as individual and business tax planning. He also represents individuals and companies with Florida Department of Revenue (DOR) issues, including business and sales tax issues for clients throughout Florida. He has a Masters Degree in Tax Law (LL.M. in Taxation), and is admitted to practice law in Florida and various Federal Courts including the U.S. Supreme Court.

Lauren J. Mata

Lauren began her career six years ago as a legal assistant until becoming a member of the Florida bar in 2013. She is an attorney with experience in Florida and Federal tax law, corporate formation, wills and trusts, estates and probate law. She has extensive experience as a current and delinquent tax return preparer, and handles a full caseload of IRS and DOR tax controversies.

Contact Us

Zuckerman & Mata, LLC provides businesses and individuals with experienced representation in matters involving state, federal, or international taxation. We represent non-filers, as well as handle tax-related issues concerning matters such as business planning and estate planning. Mr. Zuckerman is an AV rated attorney with over 30 years experience and a reputation for taking an aggressive approach to resolving IRS and DOR issues. To speak with Mr. Zuckerman about your tax issue or tax-related matter, please schedule a free confidential consultation by calling us at 954-922-1975 or filling out the form below. Put our experience, knowledge, and skill to work for you.

Zuckerman & Mata, LLC

500 E Broward Boulevard suite 1710
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33394


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