Michael Kohner has over 27 years of experience in serving clients with complex tax issues.
Michael has extensive expertise in serving high net worth families and their companies in the real estate, technology, media, distribution and venture capital industries. He consults with his clients with respect to issues such as federal and state income tax planning; preparation or review of income tax provisions, analysis, and determination of level of sustainability of uncertain tax positions; deal structuring; mergers and acquisitions; family wealth and charitable gift planning. Michael also serves as an Andersen Tax firmwide resource on technical advisory matters related to business entities.
Before co-founding Andersen Tax, Michael was a Tax Partner at Arthur Andersen where he was in charge of the West Palm Beach tax department and the real estate tax group for Florida. In addition, he served as a member of the firmwide technical advisory groups for both corporations and pass-through entities.
Michael has been a frequent lecturer at the University of Florida, the Florida Institute of CPAs, Palm Beach County Estate Planning Council, the Florida Bar Tax Division, as well as several different philanthropic organizations. He is also an author of many articles on topics related to philanthropy and the tax ramifications of usage of corporate aircraft.