Practical Solutions For Every Tax Issue

Joseph Pearman

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  • Attorney


Practice Areas

  • Tax Controversy


Representing individuals and businesses, with tax delinquencies and related matters, before the Internal Revenue Service, the Indiana Department of Revenue, and the Illinois Department of Revenue the professionals, at Joseph Pearman, Attorney at Law, provide unmatched support, advocacy, and counsel for a variety of tax controversies.

An attorney since 1993, Mr. Pearman has focused exclusively on tax controversy law since 2002 and he holds a Master of Laws in Taxation from DePaul University College of Law. Mr. Pearman established his law firm in order to protect the rights and interests of those dealing with enforced collection activity such as liens, levies, and other related serious tax issues.

Joseph Pearman, Attorney At Law is an Indiana based tax controversy law firm with offices in Crown Point and Fishers. Mr. Pearman has represented taxpayers, with Federal and State tax problems, from down the street to as far away as Hong Kong and Australia.

Mr. Pearman will initially meet with you to help you understand the extent of your tax problem and offer sound legal advice as to what it will take to resolve it. As your attorney, Mr. Pearman will devise and implement the appropriate legal strategy to quickly and efficiently achieve the best outcome possible.

Regardless of how complex your tax problem, you can trust Joseph Pearman, Attorney At Law to remain by your side, throughout the entire process, to ensure the best outcome possible.

For more information, you can contact Joseph Pearman, Attorney at Law by calling the office or visiting the website to schedule an initial consultation.


  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • LL.M., Master of Laws - 1999
    • Major: Taxation
  • Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana
    • Juris Doctor - 1993
  • Indiana University Northwest
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 1990
    • Major: Baccalaureate of Science in Public Affairs

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1993
  • Illinois, 2022

Professional Associations

  • American Society of Tax Problem Solvers, Member
  • Indiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member

Published Works

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Classes & Seminars

  • Speaker at the 2012 Continuing Professional Education Seminar a Survey of Significant Tax Collection Topics, Indiana Tax Practitioners Association, Inc.
  • Speaker at the 2013 Continuing Professional Education Seminar a Comparison of Cases: The Simple Ones Can Sometimes Cause Problems, Indiana Tax Practitioners Association, Inc.
  • Speaker at the 2017 Continuing Professional Education Seminar Offer in Compromise I Don’t Have Enough to Full Pay but the IRS Thinks I Have $1,000,000.00+ in Assets, Indiana Tax Practitioners Association, Inc.
  • Speaker at the 2018 Continuing Professional Education Seminar Thinking Outside the Box I Know the IRS Isn’t Supposed to Permit This but Ask For It Anyhow — You Never Know, Indiana Tax Practitioners Association, Inc.

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Past Positions


  • English

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