W. Curtis Elliott, Jr. has practiced law with Culp, Elliott & Carpenter, PLLC since 1983. His peers have recognized him as one of the Best Lawyers in America in tax law. Curtis represents successful family business owners and entrepreneurs in business matters, and provides trust, estate and tax counsel to multi-generational clients. He helps clients achieve their family and business goals and solve tax problems. Curtis has helped many private business owners develop sophisticated estate planning and business succession solutions for their companies. His work includes insurance trusts, corporate matters, shareholder trusts, buy-sell agreements, mergers and acquisitions and real estate tax planning. His service to clients has been in various industry segments, including real estate development, construction, mortgage servicing, healthcare software and data management, and freight, distribution and logistics. Curtis’s clients are located in both the Charlotte area and across the southeast United States.
Curtis also has extensive courtroom experience in high stakes tax cases. He litigates federal tax controversies before IRS Administrative Appeals, the U.S. Tax Court and the Federal District Courts. His advocacy has resolved some of the most complex tax issues for clients. Curtis handles all types of tax cases, including civil IRS proceedings, U.S. Tax… Read More