Michael B. Kaufman

Michael B. Kaufman

Partner

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Michael B. Kaufman, a tax partner, focuses his practice in the area of domestic and international tax matters.

Michael has extensive experience providing clients with advice in connection with U.S. federal income taxes. He regularly assists clients with corporate and international tax matters and tax-free reorganizations, structuring international joint ventures and cross-border transactions. Mr. Kaufman has experience in real estate tax issues and overseeing global tax planning and compliance, including worldwide tax rate minimization. His clients include domestic and foreign corporations, partnerships, and limited liability corporations across an array of industries.

Michael lends his expertise to tax-related matters in connection with mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, stock purchases and sales, asset purchases and sales, and debt and equity offerings. He provides guidance on reorganizations and spin-off transactions, and advice regarding post-transaction separation of functions and tax sharing agreements. He has helped numerous clients navigate the tax ramifications related to complex, multi-million dollar merger and acquisition transactions.

Biography

Michael B. Kaufman, a tax partner, focuses his practice in the area of domestic and international tax matters.

Michael has extensive experience providing clients with advice in connection with U.S. federal income taxes. He regularly assists clients with corporate and international tax matters and tax-free reorganizations, structuring international joint ventures and cross-border transactions. Mr. Kaufman has experience in real estate tax issues and overseeing global tax planning and compliance, including worldwide tax rate minimization. His clients include domestic and foreign corporations, partnerships, and limited liability corporations across an array of industries.

Michael lends his expertise to tax-related matters in connection with mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, stock purchases and sales, asset purchases and sales, and debt and equity offerings. He provides guidance on reorganizations and spin-off transactions, and advice regarding post-transaction separation of functions and tax sharing agreements. He has helped numerous clients navigate the tax ramifications related to complex, multi-million dollar merger and acquisition transactions.

Education
  • New York University School of Law (LL.M. in Taxation)
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D.)
  • Columbia University (B.A. in Economics, cum laude)