Ron is the Technical Deputy in KPMG’s Washington National Tax office. He has more than 20 years of experience in international and business taxation. He was a partner at KPMG from 2004 through 2010 and returned to KPMG in 2014 after serving in a variety of executive positions in the federal government:
- Special Counsel in the Treasury Department’s Office of Tax Policy;
- International Tax Counsel on the Majority Staff of the Senate Finance Committee; and
- Deputy Associate Chief Counsel (International – Technical) at the IRS Chief Counsel’s office.
Professional and industry experience
Ron has extensive experience in large-scale, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, including the planning and execution of business separations and acquisition integration. Ron’s experience spans industries. He has extensive experience in the telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, financial businesses, oil & gas, and oil-field services.
Ron has also taken leadership roles within KPMG on emerging and cutting edge issues, including having leadership roles in KPMG’s section 385 practice in 2016 and tax reform analysis group in 2017. Ron is also part of KPMG’s Complex Transactions Practice.
Publications and speaking engagements
Ron is a co-author with Kevin Dolan et al of U.S. Taxation of International Mergers, Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures (Warren, Gorham & Lamont). He is a frequent speaker and writer on a variety of international tax and tax policy topics.