Richard B. Comiter is the senior partner of Comiter, Singer, Baseman & Braun, LLP, a Florida regional tax law firm. He provides counsel to high net worth individuals and families focusing on income, estate and gift tax planning and assists business owners on how to most effectively pass their ownership interests from one generation to the next. The focus of Mr. Comiter’s practice is federal income and estate tax planning, partnership and limited liability company state law, structuring of business transactions for pass-through entities, succession and wealth transfer planning, probate and asset protection.
He is a Past-Chair of the Tax Section of The Florida Bar (the “Tax Section”). He has also served as the Director of the Education Division and Federal Tax Divisions of the Tax Section, and is a former Chair of its Individual and Pass-Through Entities, Finance, and Long Range Planning Committees. Mr. Comiter annually lectures on Pass-Through Entities and Entity Selection at The Florida Bar’s Tax Certification and Review Conference and the FICPA’s Florida Institute on Federal Taxation Conference. Mr. Comiter was a columnist on S Corporations and Partnership State Law and a member of the Board of Advisors and Contributing Editors for the Journal of Partnership Taxation. Mr. Comiter is also a Florida Bar Board Certified Tax Lawyer and a Florida Certified Public Accountant.