Frank Yanover

Sales and Personal Property Tax Director and Senior Tax Counsel

Frank Yanover is GE Capital’s Sales and Personal Property Tax Director and Senior Tax Counsel in Chicago, Illinois.  Prior to that Frank managed General Electric’s Income and Franchise Tax Audit and Litigation Group.  He has over 25 years of state and local tax experience and has managed state and local tax matters in well over 75 jurisdictions.  Prior to GE, Frank worked at RJR Nabisco, Horwood Marcus and Berk and did time at Touche, Ross & Co.

He received his J.D. degree from American University’s Washington College of Law and his B.S. degree in accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University and is a member of the Illinois Bar.

Frank is on the COST Board, the editorial staff of the Interstate Tax Report, the Journal of State Taxation and is on BNA’s Advisory Board and Deloitte’s Advisory Board for their annual National Multistate Tax Symposium.  He was co-chair of the NY Business Council’s Tax Committee, has published many articles and has lectured before numerous groups including various TEI chapters, COST, the NYS Bar Association, The National Multistate Tax Symposium and the Hartman Institute.  Finally, Frank is on the NY and Illinois’ Department of Taxation Taxpayer Advisory Boards.