Steven E. Alkire
Random Fact
Steve is currently training for an Olympic Triathlon
Why is the law so important to you?
I find enjoyment in assisting my clients to understand how some of the law—specifically tax law—can be used to their advantage.

Steven E. Alkire

Email: - Phone: 208.344.8535 - Direct Line: 208.344.8535
Steve began his law practice with Eberle Berlin in 1988. Steve’s practice focuses on tax law, estate planning, trusts, retirement plans, and business counseling and transactions. He has successfully litigated matters before the U.S. Tax Court, the Idaho District Courts, the Idaho Supreme Court, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
  • Recognized in Best Lawyers in America byU.S. News & World Report
  • Martindale-Hubbell Rating: BV
  • Certificate in Management Accounting
  • Business Counseling
  • Business Transactions
  • Estate Planning, Trusts and Wills
  • Probate
  • Taxation (Litigation and Transactions)
  • Boise State University, Adjunct Professor
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • United States Tax Court, Attorney Advisor for the Honorable Herbert L. Chabot
  • University of Idaho College of Law, Adjunct Professor
  • Idaho State Bar Association, Member
  • Washington State Bar Association, Member (inactive)
  • Idaho State Bar Taxation, Probate, and Trust Law Section, Member; Former President, Vice-President, and Secretary; and Founding Member and Drafted Charter
  • Idaho State Bar Intellectual Property Section, Member
  • Editor, Chapter 4, “Idaho Real Estate Practice Handbook,” Tax Considerations, Idaho Law Foundation, 1988
  • Author, “Taxpayer Group Files Initiative to Limit Property Tax to One Percent,” State Tax Notes, July 22, 1991
  • Author, “State Tax Commission Issues Proposed Income Tax Regulations,” State Tax Notes, October 21, 1991
  • Author, “Tax Commission ProposesAd ValoremProperty Tax Regulation Change,” State Tax Notes, October 28, 1991
  •  Author, “State Tax Commission Issues Proposed Sales Tax Regulations,”State Tax Notes, November 14, 1991
  • Author, “Governor Floats Tax Package,”State Tax Notes, November 11, 1993
  • Author, “QPRT - A Tool of the Estate Planning Trade,”The Advocate, Vol. 38, No. 9, September, 1995
  • Co-Author, “Idaho Guardianship and Conservatorship Administration Forms,” Idaho Law Foundation 1st Ed., 1996
  • Co-Author, “Idaho Probate Forms Book,”  Idaho Law Foundation 1st Ed. 1992, 2d Ed., 1997
  • All Idaho State Courts
  • United States District Court, District of Idaho
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • United States Tax Court
  • Georgetown University, Master of Laws (LL.M.),Taxation
  • Gonzaga University,magna cum laude, J.D.
  • Boise State University, B.B.A., Major in Accounting
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