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int slide12Attorney Lonnie L. Simmons has thirty-four years of experience handling federal tax matters and working with his clients to navigate the complexity of the federal tax code. Drawing on his knowledge and experience as a Certified Public Accountant, he has represented both individuals and corporate clients in most facets of federal taxation. His tax planning and consulting practice regularly helps clients consider the tax implications of complex transactions to implement their business strategies. He provides tax planning and sound legal advice to corporations, LLCs, partnerships, and other business entities, helping them to minimize the tax consequences of routine business transactions, such as the purchase or sale of a significant asset, commercial real estate purchase or lease, and employee compensation plans. He proactively looks for opportunities to improve the tax consequences of each transaction, including the merger of entities, business acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, and investment transactions. Attorney Simmons also serves as special tax counsel in cases which require additional expertise related to federal tax law or which involve unusually complex transactions or novel tax issues. In addition, his tax return preparation practice is open to all clients, with a special emphasis on estate tax returns and income tax returns for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, estates and trusts, and individuals. With his tax capabilities, extensive transactional experience, and industry knowledge, Attorney Lonnie L. Simmons is a trusted choice for clients with business transactions or other client matters.

At the law firm of Lonnie L. Simmons, P.A., we are skilled at handling a wide range of tax matters that affect the individuals and businesses we serve, including:

  • classification of entities
  • complex tax returns
  • consulting for other professionals - CPAs, lawyers, trustees, investors, financial planners
  • correcting and amending prior year returns
  • dealer vs. investor status regarding real estate development
  • employee vs. independent contractor status
  • employment taxes
  • estate tax returns
  • federal and state income taxation of S Corporations, C Corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, LLCs, and tax- exempt organizations
  • federal estate and gift taxation
  • gift tax returns
  • tax-minimization, strategies, and planning
  • tax audits
  • 1031 tax-free exchanges
  • tax-free reorganizations
  • tax payer ID and other registration numbers

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Attorney Lonnie L. Simmons offers a wide variety of legal experience to ensure that tax matters are handled with professionalism and competence. Schedule a consultation today, and let our experience achieve results for you, your business, and your financial well-being.


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Attorney Profile

lonnie footerAs a native of Pensacola, Florida, Lonnie L. Simmons graduated from Tate High School where he served as student body president during his senior year. He went on to graduate from the University of West Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting in 1980. In 1983, he graduated from the University of Florida, College of Law, with a Juris Doctorate degree, where he concentrated his elective studies in the area of taxation. Read more

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3008 Langley Avenue
Pensacola, Florida 32504
Telephone: 850-474-0886

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Lonnie L. Simmons is located in Pensacola, Florida and represents clients throughout Florida.

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