In addition, Mr. Parsons has also been very active in representing both general and limited partnerships and limited liability companies primarily in the real estate area. He has been involved in a substantial number of private placement offerings with respect to raw land, commercial, industrial, residential and natural resource holdings. Building on his service as an attorney/reviewer in the Office of the Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service in Washington D.C., Mr. Parsons continues to represent clients in controversies with the Service. Such representation has included sophisticated income tax audits for businesses, tax exempt organizations and individuals. He has obtained private letter rulings from the Service on complex business transactions as well as favorable determination letters for Section 501(c)(3) organizations.