H. Carter Hood Esq.


A Partner with Ivins, Phillips & Barker, Chartered, Carter provides tax advice and other guidance to domestic and foreign individuals and their closely held businesses.  In addition to preparing wills and a wide variety of trusts, Carter has established family limited partnerships and limited liability companies and implemented the sale of family businesses to grantor and non-grantor trusts.  He has administered estates, established private foundations, advised clients on pre- and post-nuptial agreements, provided post-mortem tax planning advice and represented taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service in audits and appeals.

Carter is an Adjunct Professor, Graduate Tax Program, Georgetown University Law Center, 2004 - Present (Teaching "Income Taxation of Trusts, Estates and Beneficiaries").

J.D., Harvard University Law School (1998) cum laude
Master of Taxation, George Washington University, School of Business and Public Management (1995) summa cum laude
A.B., Economics, Harvard College (1991) magna cum laude

H. Carter Hood is a member of the Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Estate Tax Advisory Board.