Mr. Collins is a partner in Deloitte’s Washington National Tax Office. His responsibilities include providing firm-wide consultation regarding corporate restructurings, bankruptcy, consolidated returns, mergers, acquisitions, and spin-offs. Mr. Collins has been a frequent speaker and author on Federal income tax matters. He is an Adjunct Professor in the LL.M program at Georgetown University, where he teaches Consolidated Returns -- Principles and Planning. He is a past-Chair of the Consolidated Return and S Corporation committees of the Tax Section of the American Bar Association. From 1986 to 1989, Mr. Collins served as Attorney-Advisor in the Office of the Tax Legislative Counsel, U.S. Treasury Department, where he advised the Assistant Secretary (Tax Policy) regarding legislative proposals and administrative guidance with respect to consolidated returns, C and S corporations, publicly traded partnerships, and oil and gas.