Get unlimited CLE for 12 months — Only $99 per month! Subscribe Today
Photo of Sandra Mertens

Sandra Mertens

Attorney at Gensburg, Calandriello & Kanter, P.C.

Sandra Mertens is a partner in the law firm of Gensburg, Calandriello & Kanter, P.C., where she is known for her diverse skill set, practicing in the areas of federal and state tax controversy and consulting, offshore account disclosures, estate planning, probate, estate and trust administration, general business law, and commercial litigation. Ms. Mertens has negotiated many tax resolutions with the IRS and Illinois Department of Revenue, reducing her clients' overall tax liabilities and helping them lower their monthly payment. Since 2008, she has served as a monthly contributor to Debits and Credits, a newsletter published by the Independent Accountants Association of Illinois. She is also a member of the CBA's State and Local Tax Committee and has lectured and prepared seminar materials for accountant and attorney education on a variety of topics including Offers in Compromise, trust fund recovery penalties, IRS Voluntary Classification Settlement Program for workers, foreign reporting requirements, and the IRS' Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program and compliance procedures. In addition, Ms. Mertens assists large and small businesses with all stages of their business, from formation of an entity to contracts to employee issues, and dissolution. She earned her B.A. degree, cum laude, from Trinity International University and her J.D. degree, with honors, from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology. Ms. Mertens is admitted to the Illinois Bar, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, United States Bankruptcy Court, and United States Tax Court. She has also been admitted pro hac vice in the District Court for the District of Columbia and New York state court.

Upcoming live events with Sandra Mertens

June 24, 2024 - Live Online Seminar

Now available ONDEMAND from Sandra Mertens

Stay Up to Date

Get the latest on new content, products, special promotions, CLE news, and more!

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. We use this information in order to improve and customize your browsing experience, in addition to improving our internal analytics and metrics about our visitors. To find out more about the cookies we use, please see our Cookie Policy.