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Tanya Bidwell

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Tanya Bidwell is a tax and criminal defense attorney dedicated to making sure each client obtains the best possible result by ensuring she is unsurpassed in hard work, diligence, technical expertise, and caring about every client. After eleven years at a private tax firm, Tanya brings her unique experience as a tax lawyer to Eckman Bidwell, PLLC, where she vigorously defends clients facing criminal charges.

Tanya has extensive experience in tax consulting, advocacy, and compliance work. She has successfully defended tax positions taken on returns, sued the United States for faulty claims, prepared countless tax returns, consulted with clients over various tax matters, and advocated for clients in front of the IRS during audits and on appeal.

Tanya is also a dedicated criminal defense attorney with experience in both state and federal court. She has appeared on behalf of clients of the Eckman Bidwell, PLLC, in federal and state hearings and recently represented a juvenile client in a state murder trial. Her years of tax law experience results in a distinctive analytical approach to criminal cases. She is uniquely qualified to provide excellent representation to people facing allegations of financial crimes such as fraud, theft, embezzlement, money laundering, and tax evasion.


  • University of Florida, Levin College of Law, LL.M Taxation (2010)
  • Washburn Law School with a Certificate in Tax Law, J.D. (2005)
  • University of Arizona, B.S. Accounting (2001)

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2005
  • United States Tax Court, 2021
  • Western District of Texas, 2021