If you think you may need an attorney, chances are you probably need to talk to one as soon as possible.
Get some impartial advice from an accountant before you try to guess about the tax code and potential consequences. Tax planning occurs before the end of the year, not before the return is filed.
Does your accountant return your calls? Do you feel comfortable asking them a question? Do you feel heard? With the right accountant, the answers should be a resounding "Yes!"