Overview

Kevin is a partner in the firm’s Tax group. He focuses his practice on federal income tax law and Ohio tax law, including both transactional and tax controversy matters. As part of his transactional practice, Kevin frequently advises clients on all aspects of corporate and partnership taxation, with particular experience in cross-border tax matters. As part of his tax controversy practice, he often represents clients before the IRS and the Ohio Department of Taxation in audits, administrative appeals, litigation, and criminal tax investigations. Kevin is also a member of the firm’s Energy group, advising clients on renewable energy transactions, including matters related to the Section 48 energy investment tax credit (ITC), equipment leasing, and the economic substance doctrine. He is also a certified public accountant in Ohio.

Publications
Presentations
  • “IRS Ruling Update,” Cleveland Tax Institute, November 30, 2016
  • “Military Adopt-a-Base Program,” co-presenter, ABA Section of Taxation, October 1, 2016
  • “State and Local Tax Considerations in M&A Transactions,” co-presenter, Tax Executives Institute, November 17, 2015
  • “U.S. Tax Considerations When Expanding Abroad,” Tax Club of Cleveland, May 5, 2014
Distinctions
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021, 2022 for Tax Law
Professional and Civic

Community Activities

  • Canopy Child Advocacy Center, Board of Directors, 2021 to present
  • Military Tax Adopt-a-Base Program, Wright-Patterson AFB, Dayton, Ohio, 2015 to present
  • IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program

Professional Associations

  • ABA Section of Taxation
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