Erik VanderWeyden

Erik VanderWeyden

Associate

Contact Info

Phone: (312) 876-7113
Fax: (312) 876-7317

Primary Office

Chicago
161 North Clark Street
Suite 4200
Chicago, IL 60601

Erik VanderWeyden

Associate

Erik VanderWeyden

Erik J. VanderWeyden focuses his practice on property assessment law, ad valorem taxation and real estate law as a member of the Firm's Real Estate Group. Erik represents property owners and taxpayers in real estate tax assessment proceedings in Cook County and throughout the state of Illinois. He frequently advises real estate developers on assessment issues and Cook County-area incentives for industrial and commercial properties. Erik has significant experience in court and administrative adjudication of tax exempt status for charitable and religious organizations before the Illinois Department of Revenue and local Boards of Review.

Erik also represents clients in tax controversies before a variety of different tax authorities, including the Internal Revenue Service and the Illinois Department of Revenue. Erik represents both businesses and individuals in income tax, sales tax, and penalty controversies, and in IRS audits, and liability settlement negotiations. Erik also advises clients on cybersecurity and data privacy issues.

 

 

Credentials and Accolades

Memberships and Affiliations

Chicago Bar Association

Institute for Professionals in Taxation

International Association of Privacy Professionals

Education

J.D., Michigan State University College of Law, 2012

B.A., Michigan State University, 2009

Bar Admissions

Illinois
United States Tax Court

Erik J. VanderWeyden focuses his practice on property assessment law, ad valorem taxation and real estate law as a member of the Firm's Real Estate Group. Erik represents property owners and taxpayers in real estate tax assessment proceedings in Cook County and throughout the state of Illinois. He frequently advises real estate developers on assessment issues and Cook County-area incentives for industrial and commercial properties. Erik has significant experience in court and administrative adjudication of tax exempt status for charitable and religious organizations before the Illinois Department of Revenue and local Boards of Review.

Erik also represents clients in tax controversies before a variety of different tax authorities, including the Internal Revenue Service and the Illinois Department of Revenue. Erik represents both businesses and individuals in income tax, sales tax, and penalty controversies, and in IRS audits, and liability settlement negotiations. Erik also advises clients on cybersecurity and data privacy issues.