Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16BAKER BOTTS TAX 9 STATE AND LOCAL TAX Baker Botts has a dynamic state and local tax section providing state and local tax planning and controversy services throughout the U.S. We work closely with our clients to develop plans, structures and instruments that permit them to administer their business objectives while minimizing state and local taxes and compliance burdens. We have received numerous advance determinations from various states and their taxing jurisdictions and have handled significant tax controversies throughout the U.S. Our state and local tax lawyers represent and assist clients in the following matters: • unclaimed property • administrative redeterminations • litigation • economic development incentives • multistate planning • Nexus studies • audit defense and refund claims • legislative efforts