Marko J. Belej is the tax partner and tax associate at Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C. Established in 1968, the firm is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan with offices in Detroit, MI and Naples, Florida. Belej is the leader of the tax practice group at the company.
Specializing in corporate-, real estate- and tax-related matters, Belej advises his clients on individual, partnership, corporation and international tax issues. He helps clients structure transactions and minimize tax liabilities in domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations, debts and equity offerings. He advises on business entity formations and evaluates every aspect of a transaction to reduce risks and achieve investment goals for clients.
Belej gives consultancy to real estate developers and investors on various aspects of the United States tax law, including the Opportunity Zone program, employee equity compensation, original issue discount, and installment sales and rules.
Belej holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School and was the winner of the Richard Katcher Senior Tax Prize. He has a bachelor’s degree in economics with a concentration on finance from the University of Pennsylvania.
Belej is authorized to practice law in Michigan and New York. He is the associate editor at Michigan Journal of International Law.
Belej speaks Czech fluently.
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