Charles Rettig Esq.


For more than 30 years, Chuck Rettig has been with Hochman, Salkin, Rettig, Toscher & Perez, P.C. representing clients before the Internal Revenue Service, the Tax Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, before numerous state taxing authorities and in federal and state court litigation and appeals. As a strong supporter for the integrity our system of tax administration, he has long been appointed by various Federal and state taxing authorities to their Advisory Boards and has often been invited to lecture to IRS and other government representatives regarding the accountability of both government and private tax practitioners to the public as well as to our tax system. His ongoing efforts have earned him tremendous respect throughout the government and private tax practitioner communities.

Chuck Rettig has served as Chair of numerous national, state and local professional organizations, is a frequent lecturer before such professional organizations, and is a regular columnist and author in various national tax-related publications. He is a Certified Specialist both in Taxation Law and in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law (The State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization) admitted to practice law in California, Hawai’i and Arizona (inactive), specializing in Federal and state civil tax and criminal tax controversy matters and tax litigation, including tax-related examinations and investigations for individuals, business enterprises, partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations.

LL.M., New York University (1982)
J.D., Pepperdine University (1981)
B.A., University of California at Los Angeles (1978)

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
636 T.M., Tax Crimes (co-author)