Michael Salama Esq.

Vice President & Lead Tax Counsel

Michael Salama is the Vice President of Tax & Lead Tax Counsel for The Walt Disney Company (Burbank, CA). Previous positions include: senior manager, Washington National Tax Services Group, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP; senior trial attorney, Office of Chief Counsel, I.R.S., clerk Anti-Trust Division, Department of Justice, Computers & Finance Section. 

Mr. Salama is a board member of the not-for-profit ProbabilityMangement.org and has published extensively on a variety of topics including in the state and federal income tax areas.

IP Residential Program, IP Law, University of Oxford
M.B.A., Cambridge University
J.D., George Washington University Law School, with honors
B.S., Mathematics, Vassar College

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
599 T.M.,  Film and TV Production: Tax Accounting Considerations and Federal Tax Incentives (co-author)
5005 T.M., Accounting for Income Taxes: Managing Uncertain Tax Positions Under ASC 740 and ASC 450 — A Practical Guide (author)