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John Arao practices tax planning for business transactions.
He is a frequent lecturer on tax issues and a teacher of taxation courses at the University of California at Irvine and the California State University at Los Angeles.
Songwriters Gain from Change in Tax Law
, Entertainment Law and Finance Newsletter - Volume 22, Number 4 (July 2006)
Former Editor,, Taxation Section of the State Bar of California, California Tax Lawyer
Member [Former Chair,
Los Angeles Lawyer Magazine
(1994–1995), Real Estate Tax Committee of the Taxation Section (1993–1994)], Los Angeles County Bar Association
Former Member, Executive Committee, Taxation Section, State Bar of California
Named "Southern California Super Lawyer" in Tax by Law & Politics in
magazine (2004 and 2006 editions)
The Legal 500 US
in Tax, published by Legalease Limited and John Pritchard (2010 edition)
Highest "AV Preeminent (5 out of 5)" Professional Rating,
Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
Yale Law School, J.D., 1981
Harvard University, A.B., 1973
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, 1981
U.S. Tax Court, 1982
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