McManus & Associates provides a complete range of services, from representing recently emancipated children who have attained the age of majority to advising international families with financial interests around the globe.

Tax Controversy & Dispute Resolution

For every sophisticated plan, tax documents must be prepared and the tax authorities must be notified. Due to this complex planning, these governing bodies may require discussion and present several challenges related to international and domestic estate, trust, and income tax matters, either before McManus & Associates commences representation or while we are representing a… READ MORE ⟩

Domestic & International Income Tax Planning

If you believe that your audit risk is higher than average or want to take a more conservative approach with your income taxes, having McManus & Associates prepare your returns can give you comfort knowing that information frequently requested by the IRS is protected by the attorney-client privilege – a benefit not enjoyed when working… READ MORE ⟩

Wealth Transfer

Estate planning is a proactive process that ensures the most efficient transfer of one’s assets to intended recipients, such as loved ones or charities. Beyond avoiding excessive taxes and safeguarding against attacks from third parties, a good estate plan will protect you in the event of incapacity. It will let you – not the courts… READ MORE ⟩

Complex Tax Planning and Estate Litigation

In addition to preparing high-quality estate planning documents, McManus & Associates ensures that all assets are properly re-titled — whether that is into a trust or divided between spouses — and makes certain that proper beneficiary designations are in place. We also assist with the transfer of assets, which includes real estate, securities, LLCs, and private equity interests.… READ MORE ⟩

International Tax and Estate Planning

In a burgeoning, competitive global environment, where mobility is a necessary attribute for key executives, many non-U.S. citizens find themselves living and working in the United States for a period of time during their professional careers.  Some elect to remain in the United States as permanent residents, green card holders, or citizens, while many return… READ MORE ⟩

Estate Administration

The Estate Administration Practice Group assists our clients with the multitude of legal and financial duties that need to be addressed upon the death of an individual. We walk with our clients through the process of probating a decedent’s last will and testament, obtaining financial information about the estate assets for the preparation of state… READ MORE ⟩

Family Sustainability and Philanthropy

McManus & Associates helps philanthropists give smart: that is, achieve outstanding results, consistent with their values, by helping them define and measure success for the problems and people they care most about. We help them identify and pursue the most important initiatives and grantees that will create the changes they want to see in the… READ MORE ⟩

Special Cases

In its third decade of assisting clients with complex wealth and life scenarios, McManus & Associates has extensive experience with various special cases that may better inform your own estate plan. Whether you have complicated business affairs or special family circumstances, we can help to ensure that your assets and loved ones are protected. Non-U.S.… READ MORE ⟩