Frank Comparetto, III



Frank Comparetto advises multinational clients on domestic and international tax planning and transactional matters, including corporate restructurings, taxable and nontaxable mergers and acquisitions, and related financing. He also assists clients with complex tax laws and regulations, defending and negotiating for taxpayers in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service and other tax agencies and boards.

Prior to joining Eversheds Sutherland, Frank worked for a Big Four accounting firm, where he focused on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions and advised clients on tax-efficient structuring and tax due diligence. Frank’s experience includes testing Subchapter S qualifications and counseling corporations on Subpart F income planning, joint ventures, and ownership changes under Code section 382. Additionally, his previous experience includes serving as a law clerk for a natural gas and electric company and as an intern for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit in Hillsborough County, Florida.


Legal Alerts

Legal Alert: Treasury and the IRS address classification and ordering rules for previously taxed earnings and profits of foreign corporations (January 4, 2019)
On December 14, 2018, the Department of the Treasury (Treasury) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued guidance (Notice 2019-01 or the Notice) describing proposed regulations that they intend ...

Legal Alert: And the BEAT goes on - proposed regulations clarify the application of the base-erosion and anti-abuse tax (December 20, 2018)
On December 13, 2018, the Department of the Treasury (Treasury) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued proposed regulations under section 59A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, ...

Legal Alert: Allocation, apportionment and attribution, oh my - Proposed foreign tax credit regulations provide critical guidance (December 3, 2018)
On November 28, 2018, the Department of the Treasury (Treasury) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued proposed regulations concerning foreign tax credit determinations and related issues ...

Legal Alert: LB&I adds new campaigns on virtual currency and transition tax (July 10, 2018)
On July 2, 2018, the Large Business and International (LB&I) Division of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced five new compliance campaigns, including campaigns relating to virtual currency ...

Legal Alert: A new life for leveraged partnership structures; Treasury and the IRS issue proposed regulations under the disguised sale rules (June 22, 2018)
Introduction On June 19, 2018, Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published proposed regulations (REG-131186-17) (2018 Proposed Regulations) concerning the manner in which partnership ...


M&A Structuring And Due Diligence After Tax Reform (September 7, 2018)
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), signed into law on December 22, 2017, is the most drastic change to the Internal Revenue Code since the enactment of the Tax Reform Act of 1986. While the TCJA did ...

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Federal Tax
  • International Tax
  • Tax
  • Tax Controversy & Litigation

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2013, Florida; Georgia

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