For almost 40 years, businesses have entrusted their tax matters to Charlie Trost. A consummate tax lawyer with an affable manner, Charlie has well earned his reputation as a leading authority on a variety of tax-related issues including:
- State and local tax litigation
- Government relations regarding tax matters
- Tax incentives for industrial siting and corporate relocations
- State and local taxes
In 2010, Charlie served as Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Revenue which collects state's tax revenue and enforces state tax laws.
For over 20 years, Best Lawyers has recognized Charlie for his work in the area of Tax and Trusts & Estate Law. In 2011, State Tax Notes named Charlie as one of the Top 10 Tax Lawyers in the country. Business Tennessee has also repeatedly listed Charlie as one of the Top 101 Lawyers in Tennessee.