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Robert  Dumont

Robert Dumont

Robert Dumont PLLC
New York, NY, USA

After having practiced for over 30 years with large organizations—first as a partner in Baker & McKenzie and then as the leader of Deloitte Tax LLP’s international private client practice—Robert has launched his own specialist law firm called, cleverly, Robert Dumont PLLC, and promptly appointed himself as head of the practice.  Robert advises on a broad range of tax and estate planning issues relating to the cross-border activities of private clients and international family offices.



Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1977

New York University School of Law, Master of Laws in Taxation, 1981



The Bar of the State of New York

The Bar of the United Kingdom and Wales (non-practicing solicitor)

The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)  


Recent appearances and articles

Co-Chair, Practicing Law Institute (PLI) annual conference on International Estate & Tax Planning, New York City, since 2009

International Planning for High Net Worth Families (Tax Notes International, March 2010)

Trusts and the Foreign Corporate Anti-Deferral Rules (CFCs and PFICs)  (PLI, April 2010)

International Charitable Giving, Chapter 4: The Role of Tax Treaties (Oxford University Press, November 2012)

Planning for the Acquisition, Use, and Disposition of US Residential Property by Foreign Clients (PLI, April 2013 with Dean Berry)

The Taxation of Nonresident Aliens and Pre-Immigration Planning from a US Perspective (International Estate Planning Institute, NYSBA and STEP, March 2015)


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