Faculty

Charles R. Levun

Charles R. Levun

Charles R. Levun, JD, CPA, is a partner in the Chicago-area law firm of Levun, Goodman & Cohen, LLP. He is also the consultant to the Wolters Kluwer, CCH, Partnership Tax Planning and Practice Guide, for which he is the co-author of the monthly “Partner’s Perspective” column, and was an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent Graduate Tax Program (1985-2019 program termination) and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Passthrough Entities for its entire term of publication (1998-2019).

Mr. Levun received a JD from the University of Chicago Law School and a BS in Accounting from the University of Illinois. He is a past chair of the Partnerships and LLCs Committee of the American Bar Association’s Section of Taxation, the Chicago Bar Association’s Federal Taxation Committee and the Federal Taxation Section Council of the Illinois State Bar Association, and is a Fellow and past Regent in the American College of Tax Counsel. Mr. Levun has been chair of the faculty and co-sponsor of the Tax Planning Forum and the "Fundamentals of Flow-Through" Tax Seminar since their inception.


Michael J. Cohen

Michael J. Cohen

Michael J. Cohen, JD, LLM, MBA, CPA, is a partner in the Chicago-area law firm of Levun, Goodman & Cohen, LLP. Mr. Cohen received a JD and an LLM in Taxation from the Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law. He holds an MBA in Finance from DePaul University and a BS in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Finance and Commerce.

Mr. Cohen was the Associate Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Passthrough Entities for its entire term of publication (1998-2019) and is the co-author of the monthly "Partner's Perspective" column that accompanies the Wolters Kluwer, CCH, Partnership Tax Planning and Practice Guide. He has been co-chair of the faculty of the Tax Planning Forum and the "Fundamentals of Flow-Through" Tax Seminar since their inception.

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