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Based in Topeka, Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. has been serving businesses in north-central and northeast Kansas for more than 60 years.

CDN helps businesses make smart decisions throughout the life cycle of their business – from inception and growth to winding down and sale or termination.

Helping Kansas Businesses Grow and Prosper

Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. provides in-depth counsel and advice clients need to grow and maintain healthy businesses. By always looking two steps ahead, CDN helps its business clients avoid common missteps and take advantage of unique business opportunities that allow their businesses to grow and prosper.

Decisions made during the formation of a business have long-reaching tax implications. However, day-to-day decisions also affect the amount of tax dollars your business will owe.

CDN's attorneys act as trusted advisers to their business clients. Many clients rely on Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. to help them make day-to-day business decisions that reduce tax liabilities and allow them to take advantage of growth opportunities. CDN's attorneys are also experienced with the additional challenges that franchisees encounter in their business endeavors.

CDN helps clients avoid future litigation through careful contract drafting that clearly dictates terms and protects clients' interests no matter the circumstances. CDN also helps clients sell their business interests, terminate their partnerships and liquidate business assets in a tax-efficient manner.

Northeast Kansas Real Estate Lawyers

Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. is one of the most respected tax law firms in Kansas. Its tax attorneys advise clients on the inner working of state tax laws and counsel clients on how best to take advantage of Kansas business tax incentives and transfer real property in a tax-efficient manner.

For more than 60 years, Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. has been facilitating the purchase and sale of Kansas real estate. CDN's attorneys also help clients save tax dollars through like-kind exchanges.

Contact the Topeka business law lawyers of Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. at 785-234-3461.

Topeka Business Formation Attorneys

For more than 60 years, Topeka-based Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. has been helping Kansas entrepreneurs form their businesses.

Northeast Kansas Entity Selection Lawyers

The birth of a business is an exciting time. However, decisions made today regarding form and structure have far-reaching effects on the future financial health of your business.

The form your entity takes not only influences the daily operations of your business and whether your personal assets will be at stake, it also determines the amount of tax your business will pay.

Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. has one of the most respected tax law practices in the state. CDN's tax lawyers provide special insight into the workings of state tax laws and how those laws affect Kansas businesses.

The 2013 Kansas Income Tax Act provides new incentives to Kansas businesses, making choice of entity an even more important consideration for both prospective and existing business owners.

The attorneys at Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. tap into their knowledge of tax law to help clients seamlessly navigate the murky tax waters and make smart business decisions that save tax dollars long term.

Smart Decisions for Strong Businesses

Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. strives to represent business owners during the entire life cycle of their business. From incorporation and growth to sale and termination – the attorneys at CDN help clients make smart business decisions.

Clients turn to Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. when they need to see the big picture. The attorneys at CDN are always thinking ahead. CDN's attorneys act as counselors and advisers, helping clients avoid common missteps and form solid foundations upon which their businesses can grow and thrive.

Contact the Topeka business formation lawyers of Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. at 785-234-3461.

Topeka Real Estate Sale Attorneys

Based in Topeka, CDN's experienced team of real estate law attorneys have been helping facilitate the purchase and sale of Kansas real property for more than 60 years.

Northeast Kansas Property Purchase Lawyers

Purchases and sales of real property – whether for residential or business purpose – are the largest transactions in which most people will ever engage. Because there are many moving pieces, it is smart to hire an experienced real estate attorney to ensure your best interests are being served.

The real estate team at Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. works closely with other real estate professionals to thoroughly investigate its clients' proposed properties to ensure there are no encumbrances that will prevent clients from using the property for its intended purposes. Encumbrances also have the ability to limit future sales of the property – a worrisome possibility for investors.

Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. drafts thorough and comprehensive purchase agreements that provide for contingencies and clearly dictate the implications of a late closing, failure to secure financing and the consequences in the event of either party's breach of contract.

Ensuring Clients' Best Interests Are Served

Real estate transactions involve many negotiations between buyers and sellers, brokers and financial institutions. Before signing any formal written contract, CDN's attorneys make sure their clients fully understand the short- and long-term implications of the deal they are making.

CDN's real estate lawyers also represent clients during the closing process. At the closing, title passes from seller to buyer, the purchase price is paid and a closing statement that describes the financial commitments of both parties is prepared. Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. diligently examines the closing documents to ensure its clients' interests are protected and the transaction is being completed according to the terms of the contract.

Tax implications of a purchase or sale of real property vary based on the type of property involved and the nature of the transaction. Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. has in-depth knowledge and experience in tax law. Working with its clients, CDN helps arrange real property transfers in the most tax-efficient manner possible.

Contact the Topeka real estate sale lawyers of Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A. at 785-234-3461.

Coffman, DeFries & Nothern, P.A.

534 S. Kansas Ave., Suite 925
​Topeka, KS 66603
Phone:  785-234-3461
Fax: 785-234-3363