Contributing Authors

Gerald A. Kafka, Esq.

Gerald A. Kafka, B.S., Wheeling Jesuit University, 1972, J.D., University of Cincinnati College of Law, 1975, LL.M (Taxation), Georgetown University Law Center, 1979; Partner, Latham & Watkins...

Vincent G. Kalafat, Esq.

Crowley Fleck PLLP
Mr. Kalafat is a Partner at Crowley Fleck PLLP's Billings office. The tax portion of his practice focuses on business succession planning, business tax, corporate and partnership tax, estate, gift,...

Atsuko Kamen

Atsuko Kamen, Ph.D., is a member of KPMG LLP's global transfer pricing services practice and is a managing director in the New York office.

Gil Won Kang

Gil Won Kang is a director with Deloitte Anjin global transfer pricing group specializing in APA and competent authority negotiation matters.

Richard L. Kaplan

Professor Richard Kaplan, the Peer and Sarah Pedersen Professor of Law, graduated from Indiana University with highest honors and earned his law degree from Yale University. He practiced law in...

Madhvi Kapur

PricewaterhouseCoopers, San Francisco

Deborah Karet

Deborah Karet is a senior manager in KPMG's Washington National Tax's Excise Tax Practice and a former senior attorney in the Excise Tax Branch in the IRS Office of Associate Chief Counsel...

Lawrence P. Katzenstein, Esq.

Lawrence P. Katzenstein, Harvard Law School (J.D., 1972), Washington University (A.B., 1969); adjunct professor at the Washington University School of Law for both estate and gift taxation and...

Jouni Kautto

Waselius & Wist
Jouni Kautto is a Senior Associate with Waselius & Wist in Helsinki, Finland where he specializes in tax and corporate structuring, VAT, Employment and Incentives law. He is a member of the...

Kurt Kawafuchi, Esq.

Law Offices of Kurt Kawafuchi 
Mr. Kawafuchi is owner of the Law Offices of Kurt Kawafuchi, LLLC, in Honolulu, Hawaii, where he advises clients in state and federal tax planning and estate planning, federal and state civil and...

Marianne R. Kayan

Marianne Kayan served as an associate attorney with two Maryland law firms where she concentrated on estate planning, estate administration and tax. Marianne excels and enjoys working with a diverse...

Deborah Keisner

Deborah Keisner, Ph.D. economist, is a manager in DeLoitte Tax LLP's New York office.

Gail S. Keller

Gail S. Keller reported on state and local tax issues in Prince William County, Va., for more than a decade, ultimately publishing and managing her own newspaper, which grew to a weekly circulation...

Cheryl Kemp, Esq.

Cheryl Kemp, B.S., University of Utah (1976); J.D., University of Denver (1982); LL.M. in Taxation, New York University (1987), licensed Certified Public Accountant in State of New York.

Kevin N. Kemp, Esq.

Kevin N. Kemp, B.A., University of Utah (1976); J.D., Georgetown University Law Center (1979); LL.M. in Taxation, New York University (1983); member, Colorado and New York State Bars. 

David I. Kempler, Esq.

David I. Kempler, J.D., 1966, University of Connecticut; LL.M., 1967, The George Washington University Law School, taxation; B.S., 1963

Asma Hameed Khan

Surridge & Beecheno
Asma Hameed Khan earned a Bachelor’s degree in law (LL.B.) and a Master’s degree in Political science. Following her education, she started her practice as an intern in 2007, and then joined one of...

Lee Khvat, Esq.

Lee Khvat is an associate in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery UK LLP, based in its London office. He is a member of the Tax Department, where his practice focuses on a range of corporate...

Joe Kirwin

Joe Kirwin is the Brussels Staff Correspondent at BNA Tax and Accounting's Accounting Policy & Practice Report .

Martin Kisuu

Taxwise Consulting Limited
Prior to setting up Taxwise Consulting Ltd. Mr Kisuu worked at PKF Kenya Ltd as Regional Tax Partner. He has over 15 year’s tax experience in key sectors of EAC economies. He has also worked very...

Kirsten Kjellander

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
An Associate with Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in Vancouver since 2008, Kirsten Kjellander has experience advising clients on a wide range of domestic and international tax issues and has...

James Klein, Esq.

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
James Klein is a senior counsel in Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP's Executive Compensation & Benefits and Tax practices. He has broad experience servicing clients in the areas of employee...

Michael Knight

Michael Knight; Fairfield University, 1973, degree in marketing; University of Bridgeport, MBA. Mr. Knight is a frequent speaker at small business planning forums and has appeared before the U.S....

Peter Knutson

Peter H. Knutson, B.B.A., University of Wisconsin – Madison, 1957; M.B.A., University of Wisconsin – Madison, 1960; Ph.D., University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, 1965; Certified Public Accountant,...

Shinichi Kobayashi

Baker & McKenzie
A Partner with Baker & McKenzie in Tokyo, Shinichi Kobayashi has more than 20 years of experience advising on a broad range of tax and transfer pricing issues. He has authored and co-written...

Neal Kochman, Esq.

Neal M. Kochman, Esq. is with Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered in Washington, D.C. and is a frequent contributor to BNA's International Journal .

Soo How Koh

Koh Soo How  is a Tax Partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Services LLP, Singapore, where he specializes in Goods and Services Tax (GST) and leads the PwC Indirect Taxes network in Asia...

Rajnil Krishna

Munro Leys Law 
An Associate with Munro Leys Law, Rajnil Krishna’s practice is primarily in the area of general company law, taxation, foreign investment and listed securities. He is a mediator accredited by the...

Ståle R. Kristiansen

Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS
A Partner with Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS in Oslo, Norway, Ståle Kristiansen advises several major Norwegian and foreign companies in connection with transactions, restructurings and general...

Heinz-Klaus Kroppen

Prof. Dr. Heinz-Klaus Kroppen, LL.M., Master of Laws, University of Cologne, Law, University Cologne, 1987, Master of Laws (LL.M., company and tax law), Georgetown University, Washington...

Kaido Künnapas

Dr. Kaido Künnapas, a member of the Sorainen tax and customs practice group, has been practicing law since 2010. With a PhD in this field of specialisation, Kaido is one of the few qualified tax...