Robert Dallman’s practice includes advising clients in complex federal and state tax audits, administrative appeals and tax litigation; tax planning; and business planning. Formerly an IRS trial attorney in Washington, D.C. and Milwaukee, he has practiced either for or against the IRS and selected state taxing authorities for more than 20 years. He is the Chair of Husch Blackwell’s Tax team, as well as a member of its Real Estate, Development & Construction team.
Mr. Dallman’s clients describe him as a trusted advisor and advocate who is "very strategic" and "dogged" and who "goes for the jugular when needed." Another tax executive indicates he has the experience to know "when to step on the gas, back off, threaten and smile--all for my benefit." Another client concluded that Mr. Dallman was the most creative federal tax controversy attorney in Wisconsin. One rating service has named Mr. Dallman the top tax attorney in Wisconsin.
Mr. Dallman’s experience includes the following technical tax areas:
Mr. Dallman frequently speaks to professional organizations on tax issues, and he has served as an adjunct faculty member in the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's graduate tax program.