Alston & Bird LLP
Clark Calhoun represents clients in state tax controversy and litigation matters in Georgia, California, and other states before state taxing authorities, city and county boards, state trial and appellate courts, and the U.S. Supreme Court. He has secured a multimillion-dollar income tax refund in a Georgia Tax Tribunal action, received a refund of overpaid 911 taxes, defended companies against unjustified state transfer-pricing assessments, and earned property tax refunds for nonprofit entities.
Clark also represents clients on multistate sales/use, income, property, and transfer tax issues that arise in corporate stock and asset transactions, and he has negotiated voluntary disclosure agreements with nearly every state in the country.
Clark serves on the Tax Notes State advisory board and was the subject of its “State Tax Spotlight” in 2017. He is the current chair of the Business Climate Committee of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce and the past chair of the State Bar of Georgia Taxation Section. He was a significant contributor to a task force responsible for the creation of the Georgia Tax Tribunal and has been recognized by Super Lawyers, Chambers USA, and The Best Lawyers in America©.