Lauren Jennifer Mata

Lauren Jennifer Mata

Of Counsel
Miami, Florida
Lauren J. Mata is an attorney with a focus in the practice area of tax controversy, handling cases with both the federal government and the state of Florida. The tax issues she handles include wage garnishment, bank levy, collections, voluntary disclosure, employment taxes, trust fund recovery penalty, federal and state audits, tax return preparer penalties, innocent spouse claims, penalty abatement, offers in compromise, Florida Department of Revenue technical advisement, etc. In addition to handling cases, Mrs. Mata prepares current and delinquent individual and corporate tax returns, drafts wills and trusts and administers probate estates.

Areas of Practice

  • 80% Federal and Florida Tax Controversy
  • 5% Entity Formation
  • 5% Small Business Setup and Maintenance
  • 5% Wills, Trusts, Estates
  • 5% Probate

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2013
  • U.S. Tax Court, 2017


  • Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
    • J.D. - 2012
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
    • B.S. - 2006
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Psychology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tax Section - FLorida Bar, Member, 2013 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Tripp Scott, Attorney, 2017
  • Zuckerman & Mata, Attorney, 2013 - 2017

Ancillary Businesses

  • Tax preparation