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Gregory P. Rhodes

Tel: 205-930-5445
Fax: 205-212-2933
Laura Chandler

In his practice at Sirote Greg is involved in tax controversy and litigation work, performs tax planning and corporate planning for individuals and closely held businesses, including income taxes, estate and gift taxes, state local taxes and business transactions. Greg has extensive knowledge regarding international taxation, including helping individuals and businesses comply with current foreign income tax filing obligations and curing past FBAR, FATCA or other filing omissions. Greg has helped set up companies in foreign jurisdictions, including Hong Kong and China and has helped several individuals successfully complete the IRS Offshore Voluntary Disclosure program.

  • Handles substantial tax controversies with federal and state authorities in situations involving administrative proceedings and litigation in Tax Court
  • Handles business, corporate and shareholder controversies
  • Performs tax planning and corporate planning for individuals and closely held businesses, including income taxes, estate and gift taxes and state local taxes, business transactions and family succession planning
  • Extensive knowledge of subjects related to tax practice and procedure and the handling of tax controversies and litigation
  • Extensive knowledge of all aspects or organization and operation of tax-exempt and non-profit organizations from both a federal and state perspective
  • Professor of Law at Birmingham School of Law where he teaches Federal Income Taxation

  • Alabama Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, Tax
  • Member, Birmingham Tax Forum; American Bar Association, Tax Procedure Committee
  • Admitted to practice law:
    • Alabama
    • Mississippi
    • Federal Tax Court
    • US Federal Claims Court


  • New York University
    LLM, 2008
  • University of Mississippi School of Law
    JD, magna cum laude, 2005
  • Millsaps College
    BA, cum laude, 2001

Additional Accolades

 University of Mississippi School of Law

  • Criminal Law American Jurisprudence Award
  • Conflicts of Law American Jurisprudence Award


  • Corporate Finance American Jurisprudence Award
  • IOLTA Scholarship
  • Moot Court Board Member
  • Academic Excellence Program Instructor


  • Birmingham Bar Association, Public Service Committee
  • Prescott House, Junior Board Member
  • United Way Visiting Allocation Team, 2009-10
  • Alabama Leadership Initiative, 2010


Sirote & Permutt Presents ASCPA Webinar Series - 7/1/2014

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Sirote's Tax Litigation Lawyers File Brief in Appeal of $2.1 Million Conservation Easement Deduction - 5/16/2014

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Attorneys Speak about Tax Issues to the Alabama Association of Accountants & Tax Preparers - 9/20/2013

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Sirote & Permutt Announces 30 Attorneys Selected as Alabama Super Lawyers 2013 - 6/14/2013

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Sirote Legal Alert: The Changing Tax Climate - 12/10/2012

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Greg Rhodes Featured Speaker at National Business Institute Real Estate Law Seminar - 12/6/2011

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Sirote Tax Attorneys Publish Land Easement Article - 7/21/2011

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Sirote & Permutt Announces 28 Attorneys Selected As Alabama Super Lawyers 2014 - 4/28/2014

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Sirote & Permutt Adds Five Attorneys in Litigation, Tax, Mediation and Family Law - 6/16/2008

Alabama law firm Sirote & Permutt, P.C. announces the addition of Barry Ragsdale, Rebecca Redmond, Greg Rhodes, Allison Skinner, and Steve Tandet to its professional staff in the firmís Birmingham office. Read More