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Kevin Morris Jacobs

Kevin Morris Jacobs

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Licensed since 2004

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1111 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC, 20224



DCActive 200605/24/2015
FLMember in Good Standing200408/17/2015

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Performance AwardDepartment of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service2014
Washington DC Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Capital Pro Bono High Honor RollSuperior Court of the District of Columbia and District of Columbia Court of Appeals2012
Nolan FellowshipAmerican Bar Association, Taxation Section2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior Technician ReviewerInternal Revenue Service2013 - Present
AssociateRopes & Gray LLP2008 - 2013
Tax AssociateLatham & Watkins, LLP2006 - 2008
Tax AssociateDewey & Le Boeuf2005 - 2006
Tax Experienced Associate AccountantArthur Andersen LLP2000 - 2001


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Taxation SectionCorporations and Shareholders Technical Resource Panel2012 - 2013
American Bar Association, Taxation SectionVice Chair, Pro Bono and Tax Clinics2010 - 2013
Federal Bar Association, Taxation SectionSteering Committee Member2007 - 2013
District of Columbia Bar Association, Taxation SectionN/AN/A
Florida BarN/AN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
ABA Taxation SectionSubstantial contributor to comments on the proposed Treasury regulations under Section 871(m) of the Code regarding the taxation of dividend equivalent payments2012
ABA Taxation SectionDrafter of comments on the impact of fluctuations in value on the determination of whether an ownership change occurred in response to Notice 2010-502012
ABA Taxation Section and AICPAContributor to the joint comments on the economic substance legislation in response to Notice 2010-622011


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawTax LawLL.M - Master of Laws2005
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of FloridaAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science2000
University of FloridaAccounting with Tax SpecializationMAcc - Masters in Accounting2000

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
American Bar Association, Taxation Section MeetingIt’s All About That Basis2015
34th Annual Federal Tax InstituteCorporate Tax: Current Developments2015
American Bar Association, Taxation Section WebinarKnow Spin-offs, Split-offs and Split-ups: A Tax Free Trifecta to Separate a Company’s Business2014
Bloomberg BNA WebinarCurrent Developments in Section 3822012
American Bar Association, Taxation Section MeetingKnow Spin-offs, Split-offs and Split-ups: A Tax Free Trifecta to Separate a Company’s Business2012
American Bar Association, Taxation Section MeetingIRS Guidance and the Section 1411 Tax on Net Investment Income (“NII”)2012
American Bar Association, Taxation Section MeetingFour Letter Words that Belong Together (and should be said often): AARP, LITC and VITA2012
American Bar Association, Taxation Section MeetingThe Changing Nature of Federal Tax Practice: Your Responsibilities as a Tax Advisor2011
American Bar Association’s Section of Taxation Midyear MeetingEmerging Updates2008
Family Law ForumFamily Law Economics2006