Attorney,
Gantenbein Law Firm

Chad Voss

EMAIL: chad@gantenbeinlaw.com

 

PHONE: 303-618-2122

FAX: 303-872-6649

Chad Voss is a highly-educated and skillful attorney with vast experience in tax, business law, aviation matters, wills and trusts. Mr. Voss is also highly experienced in taxable matters and estate planning for high-net worth individuals and corporations.

 

Mr. Voss has a Master's of Laws (LLM, the highest tax degree possible) in Taxation and a Master's of Science Degree in Accounting, in addition to his Juris Doctorate and Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration.

 

Mr. Voss holds Bar Licenses in the States of Kansas, Illinois (currently inactive) and Missouri, and is currently pending application to the Colorado Bar. 

Chad brings his wealth of experience to Gantenbein Law Firm clients in all matters pertaining to tax and business- focusing on high net-worth clients, but also including such tax matters as tax audits, tax planning, individual tax returns, business tax returns, business tax matters, state tax matters, and more. 

Prior to Gantenbein Law Firm, Mr. Voss's accomplished prior experience included representation of clients in multi-million financing and tax matters, serving as assistant counsel in a $1.4 million dollar Missouri use tax case on appeal to the Supreme Court of Missouri on behalf of aerospace manufacturers, representing large international companies in multi-million dollar aircraft tax transactions and ramification issues, and representing banks and other financiers in mortgage, securitizations and export credit financing matters.

  • Colorado Bar (pending)

 

  • Kansas Bar (2014)

  • Illinois Bar (Voluntarily Inactive) (2015)

  • Missouri Bar (2011)

  • Arthur Mag Graduate Fellow, University of Missouri Kansas City (2013)

 

  • KCMBA Bar Leadership Academy (2013-2014)
     

  

  • Tax Editor & Tax Technologist, Thompson Reuters: Edited flagship Federal Tax Coordinator articles to reflect current developments; Perform expert evaluation tasks to improve leading and award-winning Checkpoint Edge tax research platform product features, including Snapchats, Concept Markers and Featured Snippets; Coordinate with team of software engineers and product owners to enhance Checkpoint Edge AI -driven search algorithms, models and corrective recommendations. 

 

 

 

  • Hazardous Liquid Transportation Regulations For Railcars

  • GAAP and IFRA Lease Accounting Standards

  • Missouri Bar Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Torts, Aviation Tort Liability, 4th Edition; Thompson Reuters: Co-authored 4th edition MO Bar CLE Torts chapter on aviation tort liability.

 

 

 

  • Master of Laws (L.L.M) in Taxation; University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law - Kansas City, MO

 

  • Master of Science (Master's) in Accounting; University of Missouri - Kansas City, MO

  • Juris Doctorate (J.D.); University of Missouri School of Law - Columbia, MO

  • Bachelor of Science (B.A.) in BUsiness Administration; University of Missouri - Columbia, MO

  • Attorney, Keller & Owens, LLC, Overland Park, KS Preparation of individual tax returns, Form 1040s, state tax analogs and local tax analogs.

  • Senior Tax Accountant, Mike Houser & Company, P.A., Overland Park, KS:   Individual tax returns, filings and other taxable matters; Taxable matters, returns and filings for pass through entities; Taxable matter, returns and filings for C-corporations; Taxable matters, returns and filings for trusts; Taxable matters, returns and filings for non-profit organizations; Forms 1040, 1065, 1120, 1120S, 1041, 990, state and local analogs, etc.; Research and advise of complex tax matters for clients; Resolution of IRS tax matters; Resolution of State tax matters; Kansas State Department of Revenue and local taxation matters.

  • Senior Associate Attorney, Handler Thayer, LLP, Chicago, IL: Designed and implemented sophisticated estate plans for high net-worth individuals; Designed and implemented sophisticated estate plans for businesses and family office structures; Business operating agreements/contracts; Installment sale documents/contracts; Revocable trusts; Irrevocable trusts; Wills; Power of Attorney matters; Partnership audit provisions for operating agreements; Individual tax matters, returns and filings; Pass-through entity tax matters, returns and filings; C-corporation t ax matters, returns and filings; Trust tax matters, returns and filings; Non-profit organization tax matters, returns and filings; Forms 1040, 1065, 1120, 1220S, 1041, 990, etc; Research and advise on complex tax matters for clients; IRS Audit defense for clients; Illinois State Department of Revenue audit defense for clients. 

  • Associate Attorney, Vedder Price, PC, Chicago, IL: Represented banks, lessors and other financiers in transportation equipment finance transactions, including leases, mortgages, securitizations and export credit financing; Sales and Purchase agreements/ contracts; Indentures; Credit agreements; Liquidity facility agreements; Servicing agreements; Participation agreements; OPerating  and financing leases; Lease novations and assignments; Due Diligence summaries; Authored articles on hazardous liquid transportation regulations for railcars and new GAAP and IFRA lease accounting standards

  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Accountancy, Cooling & Herbers, PC, Kansas City, MO: Taught introductory and advanced courses in Federal Income Tax, Estate Tax, Gift Tax and Personal Financial Planning.

  • Associate Attorney, Colling & Herbers, PC, Kansas City, MO: Represented large international companies and high net-worth individuals in multi-million dollar aircraft transactions by analyzing tax ramifications of aircraft delivery location and relevant leasing activities, eligibility for bonus depreciation, potential deduction disallowance for aircraft expenses, active /passive losses issues, Like-Kind exchange planning and compliance, partnership tax distribution and allocation planning, and applicability of federal excise tax on air transportation; Demand letters; Litigation; Tax research; Purchase and sale agreements; Operating agreements; Articles of incorporation; Security Agreements; Promissory notes; Like- Kind Exchanges; Aircraft leases; Complex ownership and leasing structures to meet FAR Part 91 and 135 compliance requirements; Assistant Counsel on 1.4 million Missouri use tax case on appeal to Supreme Court of Missouri and in action on behalf of aerospace manufacturer to recover its flight simulator intellectual property; Co-authored 4th edition MO Bar CLE Torts chapter on aviation tort liability.

 

  • Associate Attorney, Charles E. Hammond, LLC, Overland Park, KS: Assisted multi-million dollar real estate financing and related tax matters for corporation clients; Drafted wills and trusts for clients; Powers of Attorneys issues; Purchase agreements; Articles of Incorporation; Operating Agreements; Tax, estate planning and business law research and advise for clients; Prepared and filed federal tax returns for clients; Prepared and filed state tax returns for clients.

 

  • International Tax Researcher, H&R Block Tax Institute, Kansas City, MO: Evaluated individual and international tax questions to ascertain nature of issue; Researched applicable tax treaties, statues, case law and regulations; Advised clients of the correct tax treatments and recommendations.

 

If you have Real Estate, Business, Tax, Wills & Trusts, Estate Planning, Probate, Elder Law, HOA Defense, Foreclosure or Credit Dispute / Repair needs, contact our attorneys for exceptional legal counsel.

From our offices in Denver, we serve all of Colorado.

  303-618-2122

Gantenbein Law Firm