Shira M. Helstrom


Shira Helstrom advises tax-exempt organizations on a full range of tax and governance matters, helping them achieve their programmatic and operational goals while navigating their complex legal and regulatory frameworks. In addition to helping clients obtain and maintain tax-exempt status, Shira advises organizations on mergers, acquisitions, reorganizations, affiliated entities, joint ventures, impact investments, and revenue generating activities. She also helps clients structure complex grants and charitable solicitation programs, and she represents tax-exempt organizations during Internal Revenue Service (IRS) audits and attorney general investigations.