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Licensed to Practice in Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee

Practice Areas

Barnes Law Firm is the only Tax Law Firm in Mississippi that has been invited to join the prestigious International Association of Boutique Law Firms. We are the only firm in Mississippi that is a National Football League Players Association Registered Player Financial Advisor. Barnes Law Firm is also AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Our diverse range of talents and experience allows us to serve clients in many business categories:


Estate Planning, Probate and Estate Litigation

During the last 25 years, we have prepared thousands of estate plans. With federal estate tax rates as high as 45%, a failure to conduct thorough tax planning could be disastrous. We have developed a number of successful tax planning techniques involving the use of Wills, Trusts, Valuation Reduction Methods, and Business Succession Plans.      read more ...


Business Planning

A major concern when forming a business involves the choice of entity through which to operate the business. A number of factors, however, must be considered prior to and after making such a decision. Our attorneys have extensive experience in evaluating such factors and making recommendations that will best the meet the client’s needs.      read more ...


Individual Tax Planning

Barnes Law Firm has significant experience in all aspects of personal and business tax planning. The firm provides counseling on individual tax issues, including planning for tax matters and transactions for individuals and businesses.       read more ...



Mergers & Acquisitions

Our attorneys have structured hundreds of business transactions, ranging from the sale of a few business assets to complex, multi-level corporate acquisitions. Whether the transaction is acquisitive, divisive, or some combination of both, our attorneys are highly skilled at structuring a plan that will provide the greatest benefit to our client, in terms of both liability and tax savings.      read more ...


Tax Problems

Barnes Law Firm has built its practice around developing and implementing strategies that offer solutions for taxpayers. During the last 25 years, we have represented thousands of business and individual taxpayers in matters involving the IRS and State Tax Commissions.      read more ...






2510 14th Street, Suite 830

Gulfport, MS 39502

Tel: (228) 868-0197


5 River Bend Place, Suite A

Flowood, MS 39232

Tel: (601) 981-6336

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