Steven R. Toscher Esq.

Steven Toscher is a principal of Hochman, Salkin, Rettig, Toscher & Perez, P.C., specializing in civil and criminal tax litigation. Mr. Toscher is a Certified Tax Specialist in Taxation, the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He maintains an active practice before the United States Tax Court, the Federal District Courts in California and Nevada, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the California State Courts. He frequently appears before the Internal Revenue Service, the California Franchise Tax Board and the California State Board of Equalization. Mr. Toscher’s tax practice includes a wide array of substantive areas including income taxes, estate taxes, employment taxes, excise taxes, sales taxes and property taxes. In 1993, California Law Business Management named Mr. Toscher one of the “Up and Coming Tax Litigators under 40” in the State of California. In 2004 Mr. Toscher was named one of Southern California’s Top Lawyers by SuperLawyers.com. Mr. Toscher was selected by his peers to be included in the 2006 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America.” He has received an “A-V” rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
     Mr. Toscher has been actively involved in California unitary tax controversies and Federal and State employment tax controversies involving garment workers; health care workers; insurance salesmen; financial services representatives; real estate personnel and production employees.
     He has handled extensive tax litigation involving government securities; wind and solar energy; horse racing and breeding; equipment leasing; motion picture transactions; oil and gas and other natural resource ventures.

Education:

J.D., University of San Diego (1979)
B.S.B.A., University of Nevada (1975)

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:

636 T.M., Tax Crimes (co-author)