Tax & Accounting Authors

Noah S. Baer, Esq.

Ernst & Young LLP
Noah S. Baer is an Executive Director in Ernst & Young’s National Tax Department. He was also Domestic and International Tax Counsel at Mobil Corporation; Senior Attorney, Office of Chief...

Sarah Bahous

Deloitte Belgium  
Sarah Bahouse is a Transfer Pricing Manager at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu's Belgian member firm. Sarah first joined Deloitte in 2010 as a Transfer Pricing Trainee. She then served as a Transfer...

Richard C. Baier, J.D., CLU, ChFC, FLMI, CAP, AEP, CRPC, CFP

The Nautilus Group®
Richard is a Corporate Vice President for The Nautilus Group®, a service of New York Life Insurance Company. As a professional with more than 35 years of legal experience in financial, estate,...

Annabelle Bailleul-Mirabaud

CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre
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Brian Ballou, Ph.D., CPA

Miami University
Brian Ballou, Ph.D., CPA, has actively taught, researched, and worked with executives in enterprise risk management and reporting in varying capacities since 1999. His graduate-level enterprise risk...

Niklas Bång, Esq.

Skeppsbron Skatt
Niklas is the Deputy Managing Director of Skeppsbron Skatth, the leading independent firm of tax in Sweden. He has provided advice on Swedish and international corporate taxation in most sectors for...

Russell Banigan

Deloitte Tax LLP
Russell W. Banigan is a Director in the Multistate Tax Services Group of Deloitte Tax LLP, Tri–State Region (New York, New Jersey, Connecticut). Since 1984, he has devoted his full–time efforts to...

Lewis Barr, Esq.

Ulmer & Berne LLP
Lewis T. Barr has over 40 years' experience as a tax lawyer counseling individuals and businesses in federal and state taxation. He serves small and mid-sized corporations as general counsel and...

Rafic Barrage, Esq.

Baker & McKenzie LLP
Rafic H. Barrage is a partner in Baker & McKenzie’s Tax Practice Group. He has over 14 years of broad international tax planning and controversy experience. Mr. Barrage advises clients on a...

Edward J. Beckwith, Esq.

Baker & Hostetler LLP
Ed Beckwith is nationally recognized for his skill and commitment as counsel to high net worth families and charities across the country. He serves as the national leader of BakerHostetler's...

Frank Beil

University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management
Two-time recipient of University of Minnesota's "Teacher of the Year" award, Frank Beil is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting at the Carlson School of Management, a position he has held for more than...

Marc Bekerman, Esq.

Law Office of Marc Bekerman
Marc is a solo practitioner specializing in Trusts and Estates with experience in estate planning, estate and trust administration, and estate and trust litigation. He is also an adjunct professor...

Carrie Benedict, CPA

KeyBank
Ms. Benedict is an associate with Benesch Attorneys at Law where she practices in the firm's Corporate & Securities Practice Group. Ms. Benedict focuses her practice in the areas of mergers and...

Ralph Benke, Ph.D., CMA

James Madison University
Dr. Ralph L. Benke, Jr., was an Arthur Anderson/Journal of Accounting Education Professor (1988-1997); and is Professor Emeritus of Accounting (1997-Present) at James Madison University where he...

Beth M. Benko, CPA Esq.

KPMG LLP
Beth M. Benko practices in the area of federal income taxation, with a focus on federal tax accounting issues, including the accrual of income and deductions, capitalization, inventory accounting,...

David Benson, Esq.

Ernst & Young LLP
Prior to Mr. Benson’s retirement, he was a partner in Ernst & Young’s Washington, D.C. office. He was a member of the District of Columbia Bar, a former Chair of the AICPA International Tax...

Renato Berger, Esq.

TozziniFreire Advogados
A Partner and Head of the Legal Support and Quality Group of TozziniFreire, Renato works as general supervisor and consultant on legal matters for the firm's various practice areas. He worked in the...

Stanley Bergman, Esq.

Withers Bergman LLP
Stanley is a founding partner of the firm Bergman Horowitz & Reynolds which merged with Withers in 2002 to create Withers Bergman in the US. His practice encompasses all phases of tax law,...

Eric Berman, CPA, CGMA

Eide Bailly LLP
A Partner with the law firm of Eide Bailly, Eric Berman is a trusted advisor to government agencies across the U.S., helping them to address GASB Standards, NCGA Statements and AICPA Statements of...

Turney P. Berry, Esq.

Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP
Turney Berry is a Partner with the law firm of Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP and is the leader of the Firm's Trusts, Estates & Personal Planning Service Team. He also serves on the Firm's...

J. Elaine Bialczak

Compton & Associates, LLP 
Ms. Bialczak is an independent state and local tax consultant with forty years’ experience encompassing not only consulting, but also settlement and litigation strategies. She was a Director for...

Alden Bianchi, Esq.

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Alden Bianchi is the Practice Group Leader of Mintz Levin’s Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice. He advises corporate, not-for-profit, governmental, and individual clients on a...

Barry Bidjarano, J.D., LL.M., CPA

Ernst & Young LLP
Barry has been a Partner with Ernst & Young for more than 24 years and has served as the Firm’s National resource for Section 280G since its enactment in 1984.

Philip J. Bieluch, FSA

Insurance Signals, LLC
Philip J. Bieluch, Managing Member of Insurance Signals LLC (formerly Bieluch & Associates), has extensive experience in life insurance product development. Phil is a leading expert on class...

Thomas Bissell, CPA

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Thomas S. Bissell, CPA, JD, LLM, Retired Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, is a highly renowned international tax author and expert whose experience and background is in both international law...

Ervin L. Black, Ph.D.

Brigham Young University
Dr. Black is the Rath Chair and Professor of Accountancy at the Price College of Business, John T. Steed School of Accounting, The University of Oklahoma. Prior to joiningl the faculty at OU, Dr....

Jeanne Blackmore, Esq.

Gravel & Shea, PC
Jeanne Blackmore joined the firm in 2009 after practicing for over ten years in Ernst & Young’s National Office tax practice.  At Gravel & Shea, Jeanne focuses her practice on tax and estate...

David Blair, Esq.

Crowell & Moring LLP
David B. Blair is a partner in Crowell & Moring's Tax Group. Mr. Blair's practice is in the area of federal tax litigation and controversy. With over twenty years of tax litigation and trial...

Hartman E. Blanchard, Esq.

Morgan Stanley
Hartman E. Blanchard, Jr., Esq., is Head of U.S. Federal Tax Controversy, Executive Director at Morgan Stanley. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Hartman was a partner Bingham McCutchen LLP for five...

Kimberly Blanchard, Esq.

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Kim Blanchard is a partner in Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP’s Tax, Executive Compensation & Benefits department whose practice encompasses a variety of largely international transactions...

Jonathan G. Blattmachr, Esq.

Pioneer Wealth Partners, LLC
As a Senior Advisor at Pioneer Wealth Partners, Jonathan Blattmachr brings over 35 years of experience in trusts and estates law. He is a retired member of Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy and the...

Peter H. Blessing, Esq.

KPMG LLP
Peter Blessing is Head of Cross-Border Corporate Transactions in KPMG’s Washington National Tax Practice (WNT). Prior to joining KPMG, Blessing served 25 years as a partner at Shearman &...

Neal Block, Esq.

Baker & McKenzie LLP
As Senior Counsel at Baker & McKenzie LLP’s Chicago office, Neal J. Block has represented US clients on a broad range of domestic and international tax issues for more than 40 years. He has been...

Brian Bloom, Esq.

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
Brian Bloom is a partner in the Taxation practice of Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP. His practice focuses on income tax law, with particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions,...

Stephen Blough, Ph.D.

KPMG LLP
Steven Blough is the functional group leader for Economic & Valuation Services within KPMG LLP's Washington National Tax practice. As the firm's senior transfer pricing economist, Steve oversees...

Matthew Blum, Esq.

Ernst & Young LLP
Matthew S. Blum is an Executive Director in the Financial Services Offices of Ernst & Young LLP in Boston, specializing in international tax and the taxation of financial products. The scope of...

Bertold Bodenheimer, CPA

Caldwell & Bodenheimer, LLC
Bertold Bodenheimer, CPA, B.S., University of Maryland, practices accounting with Caldwell & Bodenheimer, LLC, providing consulting services to government contractors and government agencies on...

Mark Bodron, Esq.

Baker Botts LLP
Mark Bodron is a partner in the Houston office of Baker Botts L.L.P. His practice concentrates on the areas of employee benefits and executive compensation. Mr. Bodron advises clients on all aspects...

Nathan Boidman, Esq.

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
Nat Boidman is a partner in the Taxation practice of Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP. He specializes in international taxation, with a focus on advising on cross-border mergers and...

Bradley T. Borden, Esq.

Brooklyn Law School
A professor of law at the Brooklyn Law School, Professor Borden’s research, scholarship, and teaching focus on taxation of real property transactions and flow-through entities (including tax...

Charles Borek, J.D., MBA, CPA

The Borek Group LLC
Chuck Borek is the founder of the Borek Group, LLC, a professional continuing education and consulting firm serving accountants, lawyers, and tax professionals in a variety of capacities. He has...

Ronald S. Borod, Esq.

DLA Piper LLP
Senior Counsel at DLA Piper, Ronald Borod has worked extensively in securitization and structured finance for over two decades and has established a reputation as a thought leader in the creation of...

Jason Bortz, Esq.

The Capital Group Companies
Jason Bortz is an attorney at Capital Group. He focuses primarily on tax and retirement plan matters. Jason has been practicing law for more than 15 years and has been with Capital Group for 3...

Slawomir Boruc, Esq.

Baker & McKenzie Kryżowski i Wspólnicy Spółka Komandytowa
A Partner with Baker & McKenzie Krzyzowski i Wspólnicy Spólka Komandytowa, Slawomir Boruc has been recognized by leading legal directories -- including Chambers Europe, Legal 500, European Legal...

Christine Bowers, Esq., LL.M.

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
A Senior Attorney with Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, Christine B. Bowers practices in all aspects of federal income tax, including employee benefit plans, tax-exempt organizations and domestic...

Jim Bowers, CPA

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
A Partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Jim co-founded PwC’s R&D tax practice and brings more than 36 years of experience in providing tax consultation services.

Kim Marie Boylan, Esq.

White & Case LLP
A Partner with White & Case, Kim Marie Boylan is an experienced tax attorney who, for almost three decades, has represented taxpayers in resolving their tax disputes successfully by utilizing...

Samuel Braver, Esq.

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
For 38 years, Sam has represented a wide-ranging variety of commercial and financial institutions in state and federal courts throughout the United States regarding complex lending issues, complex...

Wayne Bremser, Ph.D.

Villanova University
A Professor of Accountancy and Information Systems at the Villanova University School of Business, Dr. Bremser was also Chairperson of the Department of Accountancy from 2004-2007. His published...

Cassady Brewer, J.D., LL.M.

Georgia State University
Cassady V. (Cass) Brewer, assistant professor of law, teaches Basic Federal Income Taxation, Nonprofit Organizations, Taxation of Business Organizations, Partnership Taxation, and the Law of Social...

James Brimson, ABD

Southern Methodist University, Cox School of Business
An adjunct professor at Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business, James A. Brimson was the founder and past President of Activity Based Management Institute (ABMI). Prior to ABMI, Mr....

A. Thomas Brisendine, Esq.

Deloitte Tax LLP
A. Thomas Brisendine Esq. is a former Director of Employee Benefits Tax, in the Washington National Tax Office of Deloitte Tax LLP. He is currently a consultant in Woodbridge, VA. 

Lawrence Brody, Esq.

Bryan Cave LLP
Mr. Brody is a Partner at Bryan Cave LLP, an international law firm, resident in the St. Louis office, and member of its Private Client Service Group and its Technology, Entrepreneurial &...

Darwin Broenen

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Bill Brown, Esq.

BrownWinick
Mr. Brown is a Member at BrownWinick, based in Des Moines. His practice focuses on taxation, securities, business planning, estate planning and banking, including mergers and acquisitions, capital...

Darrell Brown, Ph.D.

Portland State University, School of Business Administration
The Les Fahey/KPMG Accounting Faculty Fellow and Professor of Accounting at Portland State University, Dr. Brown is a Certified Public Accountant who teaches accounting information systems and...

Gregory K. Brown, Esq.

Holland & Knight
Greg Brown is a partner in Holland & Knight's Chicago office. He focuses his practice on employee stock ownership plans (ESOP), the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) fiduciary...

Karen B. Brown

George Washington School of Law, The
Karen Brown is the Donald Phillip Rothschild Research Professor of Law at the George Washington School of Law. Before joining the Law School faculty, Professor Brown was a Professor of Law at the...

Kyle Brown, Esq.

Internal Revenue Service
Kyle Nelson Brown is Special Counsel, Office of Chief Counsel, Tax Exempt and Government Entities at the Internal Revenue Service and an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Georgetown University School...

Paul Brown, CPA

FICPA
Paul Brown is the Director of Technical Services for the Florida Institute of CPAs (FICPA). One of Paul’s main duties is to serve as the technical reviewer in Florida for the American Institute of...

Patrick Browne, Esq.

Jones Day
Of Counsel at Jones Day, Patrick Browne represents major corporations and private equity funds on a wide range of federal income tax matters, including mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, and...

Charlene Budd, Ph.D., CPA

Budd Management Systems
As the owner of Budd Management Systems, Dr. Budd is a frequent consultant in practice improvement initiatives. She is a Professor Emeritus at Baylor University, where she taught courses in...

Charles Budd

Budd Management Systems
Charles "Chuck" Budd is a Principal of Budd Management Systems and the former CEO of Financial Information Trust, Des Moines; International Computer Systems, Inc., Akron; and Technology Connections,...

Ernst Bunders

Loyens & Loeff
Ernst Bunders, tax adviser, is a member of the Tax Practice Group at Loyens Loeff. He specializes in Netherlands tax treaties and tax legislation. He focuses on resolving (major) disputes between...

Bobby Burgner

GE Corporate Tax
Bobby L. Burgner is Senior Tax Counsel and Global Indirect Tax Leader for General Electric Company in Atlanta, Georgia. Prior to joining GE, he was a partner and Southeast Region Director of State...

Frederick Burke, Esq.

Baker & McKenzie (Vietnam) Ltd.
A Partner with Baker & McKenzie (Vietnam) Ltd. In Ho Chi Minh City, Frederick Burke has over 20 years of experience practicing in the area of corporate law. He served as the Practice Group...

Herbert Buzanich, LL.M.

Aigner Buzanich
Herbert Buzanich is an attorney at law specializing in tax law. He focuses on international tax planning, corporate tax including M&A and reorganizations, financial instruments, structured...