Richard A. Levine, for more than 30 years, has represented clients in a wide variety of tax controversy and litigation matters involving federal and New York State and City taxes. His experience spans a full range of civil and criminal tax audits and investigations. He has tried tax cases before the U.S. Tax Court, the U.S. Court of Claims and in various federal District Courts. He has also argued appeals to the U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeal. He co-authored BNA Tax Management Portfolio Tax Court Litigation and published numerous articles on the Tax Court's Rules of Practice and Procedure. He also represents clients in New York State and City tax litigation in matters involving income tax, sales tax, real property transfer taxes and residence issues.
He received a B.S. cum laude from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, his LL.B. magna cum laude from Harvard, where he was a member of the Law Review, and an LL.M. from New York University.