Fred Marcus is a Principal at the Chicago office of Horwood Marcus & Berk, Chartered, where he co-chairs the firm's state and local tax practice group. His practice focuses on state and local tax planning and the resolution of state and local tax disputes on a nationwide basis for multistate and multinational corporations. He has appeared before the United States Supreme Court, the California Supreme Court and the California Appellate Court, has argued before the Illinois and Missouri Supreme Courts and the Illinois, Maryland and New Jersey Appellate Courts and has tried cases before the courts and administrative tribunals of numerous other states. He is a frequent lecturer before such groups as the Council on State Taxation, the Tax Executives' Institute, the Chicago Tax Club, New York University's Institute on State and Local Taxation, Vanderbilt University Law School's Paul J. Hartman State and Local Tax Forum and Georgetown University's State and Local Tax Institute. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Law at Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law's Graduate Tax Program where he teaches state and local taxation.
J.D., DePaul University's College of Law
B.S., Accounting, University of Illinois at Chicago
Bloomberg Tax Management Portfolios
Sales and Use Taxes: The Machinery and Equipment Exemption (Portfolio 1330)
This Portfolio discusses sales and use tax incentives for machinery and equipment used in manufacturing operations.
Limitations on States’ Jurisdiction to Impose Net Income Based Taxes (Portfolio 1410)
This Portfolio examines the identification of those jurisdictions in which a corporation's activities may be subject to a tax.