Pat is an International Tax Partner in KPMG’s Washington National Tax Practice, based in Stamford and New York. He has over 25 years of experience advising clients on a broad array of U.S. international tax matters, with a special focus on cross border M&A. For example, he assists clients in developing structures that provide for tax-efficient repatriation, foreign tax credit planning, acquisition financing and post-acquisition integration of acquired operations (e.g., out from under planning).
Previously, Pat has been an in-house head of international tax planning and an international tax partner with a major NY law firm. In these prior positions, Pat has focused on various aspects of international tax planning, including optimizing tax-efficiency of foreign and cross-border operations, investments/acquisitions and funding, with specific focus on cross border M&A planning.
Pat is the co-author of a leading International M&A tax treatise, “U.S. Taxation of International Mergers, Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures,” and has published articles in Journal of International Tax, International Tax Journal, and Tax Notes International. He has presented at the GWU/IRS Conference on International Taxation, the Canadian Tax Foundation, IFA, TEI, International Tax Institute, Atlas, and CITE.
Pat is a member of the International Fiscal Association.
Pat holds a JD degree from the University of Virginia Law School and a BA degree in economics from Haverford College.