Legal Division

The Legal Division is comprised of the Appeals Bureau, Litigation Bureau, Tax and Fee Programs Bureau, Settlement and Taxpayer Services Bureau and Investigations and Special Operations Bureau. Advice is provided to taxpayers and the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration staff. The members of the Division work on a variety of areas, including legislation, regulations, litigation, administrative tax appeals, settlements, offers in compromise, criminal tax evasion and fraud matters, bankruptcy, tax controversy, and personnel matters.

Tad Egawa, Chief Counsel
Adrianne Richardson, Administrative Assistant, (916) 323-4170