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Kent Anderson

Kent Anderson established his private practice in 1978. He has extensive experience in resolving Oregon State and Federal tax disputes, including tax-driven bankruptcy, offers in compromise, installment payment agreements, and administrative appeals. Kent is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon, the U.S. Tax Court, The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the U.S Supreme Court.

Kent Anderson has a national reputation for taxation and bankruptcy expertise. He has lectured for lawyers, realtors, and tax professionals about Tax Liens, Tax Collection Defense, Mortgage Modifications, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, and other Debtor-Creditor matters. He has been a featured speaker at The IRS Nationwide Tax Forum, The Northwest Bankruptcy Institute, and The National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA).

Practice emphasis

  • Tax Liens and Tax Collection Defense;
  • Tax Controversy Matters;
  • Audit Representation;
  • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy;
  • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy;
  • Debtor-Creditor Matters;
  • Probate, Conservatorships and Estates.

Bar Memberships

  • United States Supreme Court 2008;
  • United States Tax Court 1996;
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit 1979;
  • Oregon Federal District Court Bar 1979;
  • Oregon Supreme Court 1978;
  • Oregon State Bar 1978.

Professional Organizations

  • Oregon State Bar, Debtor-Creditor Section Executive Committee 1996-1998; and 1999-2001;
  • Oregon State Bar, Tax Law Section;
  • Roland Rodman Inn of Court;
  • American Bar Association, Tax Section;
  • American Bankruptcy Institute;
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys;
  • National Association of Consumer Advocates;
  • Bankruptcy Law Network;
  • American Board of Certification Consumer Bankruptcy.


  • University of Oregon School of Law, Eugene, OR, JD Law 1978;
  • University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, BS Biology 1975.

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