In general, tax lawyers investigate legal cases for business law, and help communicate between their clients and the IRS.
A tax lawyer AKA tax attorney has multiple responsibilities, such as
1. Keeping confidential records and tax information.
2. Communicating and negotiating with local, state, or federal government.
3. Taking an in depth look at tax related issues.
4. Researching and knowing state and federal laws.
Education and studies:
In general, it takes seven years to become a tax lawyer. The first four years must be for a bachelors degree.
Classes required:Financial, managerial and cost accounting
Income tax I and II
Fundamentals of auditing
Business law I and II
Some areas of studies and specialization are:General business taxation