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Howard Sanger, certified tax specialist
Howard Sanger graduated from UCLA Law School in 1967, has a BA from the University of California at Berkeley (1964) and an LLM in Taxation from New York University.  He is a Certified Specialist, Taxation Law, member of the California State Bar, and the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.  Mr. Sanger is the co-author of Chapter 30 Trustee Accounting Powers of the Continuing Education of the Bar three volume Will Drafting treatise.  That chapter addresses many common Will and trust fiduciary accounting, principal and income issues confronting fiduciaries and beneficiaries.  Born in Los Angeles, he served as a Captain in the US Army (field artillery), was admitted to the bar in 1968 in California and Kansas; admitted to practice before the US Tax Court in 1971, and served as an Adjunct Faculty Member of Golden Gate University Graduate Tax Program in 1978.  Mr. Sanger is past president of the San Fernando Valley Estate Planning Council, 1975-1976, past president of the Beverly Hills Bar Association Probate Committee, 1978-1979, and is a member of the Desert Estate Planning Counsel.  Mr. Sanger has authored many articles on tax, estate planning, and partnership issues, which have appeared in such journals as Taxes - The Tax Magazine.  He is frequently invited to speak on legal topics before such organizations as the California Society of CPAs and the American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants.  Mr. Sanger has over a quarter century of experience in estate planning, trust and estate administration, tax planning and disputes, partnership accountings, and advising clients on establishing, buying, and selling businesses. 

Mr. Sanger has been named a "Superlawyer" in the area of tax by Superlawyer Magazine for the past ten years in a row.  He has achieved the highest Martindale-Hubble rating of AV, indicating that his peers place him at the uppermost level of professional excellence.