A Former U.S. Tax Prosecutor And CPA Protecting Your Rights

Amanda Boog Cruser



Lakewood, CO





Areas Of Practice

  • Income and Payroll Audits
  • Requests for Innocent Spouse Relief
  • Tax Collections
  • Tax Liens, Levies and Garnishment of Wages
  • Employment / Payroll Taxes
  • Trust Fund Recovery Penalties
  • Collection Due Process Hearings
  • Tax Appeals and Litigation
  • Criminal Tax Investigations and Prosecutions
  • Failure to File Tax Returns, False Tax Returns, and Tax Evasion
  • Issues with Offshore Bank Accounts and International Business Corporations
  • Property Tax Appeals
  • Sales and Use Tax Audits and Appeals
  • Excise Tax Appeals
  • Business Disputes
  • Contract Disputes
  • Land Use and Zoning Disputes
  • Administrative Hearings
  • Construction Litigation
  • Mechanic's Liens
  • Collections
  • Non-Compete Agreements
  • U.S. Department of Labor Investigations
  • Issues with State Licensing Boards

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), State of Colorado

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado
  • U.S. Tax Court


  • University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado
    • J.D.
  • Trinity University, San Antonio, TX
    • B.S.
    • Major: Business Administration with concentration in Accounting

Honors and Awards

  • U.S. Department of Justice, John Marshall Award for Trial of Litigation, Awarded by Attorney General John Ashcroft
  • U.S. Dept. of Justice, Tax Division, Outstanding Attorney

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colorado Bar Association, Taxation Section, Member
  • First Judicial Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • U. S. Department of Justice, Honor's Program Trial Attorney, Tax Division, Western Criminal Enforcement Section, 1999 to 2004
  • U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia, Special Assistant United States Attorney, 1999 to 2000
  • Colorado State Auditor's Office, 1995 to 1996

Pro Bono Activities

  • Co-Chair of the First Judicial District High School Mock Trial Competition
  • Mentor, University of Denver, Sturm College of Law