State and Local

Marks Paneth is a leading provider of state and local tax (SALT) compliance, tax planning and tax consulting services to businesses and individuals. Our SALT specialists have deep expertise in tax regulations, trends and developments across all 50 states.

From determining an entity structure to tax preparation, transaction planning and tax credit identification, our specialists offer a range of services to provide you with guidance tailored to your specific needs.  


  • Income, Franchise, Real Estate Transfer, Mortgage Recording, Excise and Gross Receipts Taxes
  • Sales and Use Tax
  • Nexus Planning
  • State and Local Tax Controversy Including Domicile and Residency Audits
  • State and Local Tax Credits and Incentives
  • Transactional Due Diligence
  • Unclaimed Property
  • State Voluntary Disclosure Agreements and Tax Amnesty Applications
  • Employment Tax
  • New York City Unincorporated Business and Commercial Rent Taxes


James (Jay) M. Brower, Jr.
Partner, State and Local Tax Leader
Jennifer Prendamano