Margarita Stone Esq. LLM-Taxation, MA

Margarita Stone

Supervising Senior Tax Attorney


Margarita L. Stone Esq. LLM-Taxation, MA (Supervising Senior Tax Attorney) has more than 11 years of focused tax practice experience in the areas of taxation and probate law.

Margarita Stone graduated Cum Laude in 2004 earning a Juris Doctorate (JD) from Southwestern University School of Law. In 2014, she received a Master of Laws (LL.M) from Boston University School of Law. She has also earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Marketing and Management, with a minor in Psychology from the State University of New York at Albany and a Master of Arts (MA) in Media and Communication from New York University.

Currently, Ms. Stone is pursuing a second Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from Auburn University and plans to sit for the CPA exam in 2016 to become a dual practitioner in Law and Accounting.

Margarita Stone brings extensive knowledge and experience concerning Federal and State tax codes and regulations. With a knowledge base in Tax Controversy (Collections), Offer in Compromise (OIC), Employment tax, Levy release and modification, Tax liens, IRS appeals, and Penalty abatement and appeals.

Margarita Stone is admitted to practice before all California State Courts, the United States District Court for the Central District of California and the United States Tax Court. Margarita Stone is a member of the California State Bar Tax Section. When Margarita Stone is not practicing law she enjoys photography, scrapbooking, and spending time with her animals.

Education
  • Juris Doctorate (JD) from Southwestern University School of Law : 2004
  • Master of Laws (LL.M) from Boston University School of Law: 2014
  • Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from Auburn University: in progress
Admissions
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • California State Bar Tax Section
  • United States Tax Court

Margarita’s specific experience areas include: