Robert Hansen

Tax Manager


Education
  • B.A., Accounting & Economics, University of Saint Thomas
  • M.B.T., University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management
Professional Credentials
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Member of the American Institute of Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member of the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA)
Business Experience
  • Rob has experience assisting businesses and individuals with the complexities of tax law
  • Industry focuses include oil and gas, manufacturing, and real estate
  • Experience assisting companies in entity organization, reorganization and liquidation
  • Works with the tax aspects and compliance issues of mergers and acquisitions
  • Experience assisting clients with ASC 740 (FAS 109) calculations
  • Manages tax compliance for corporate, partnership, subchapter S corporations, trust, nonprofit, and individual clients in both the private and public markets.
  • Experience with taxation of contingent payment debt instruments
  • Complex tax planning for businesses and individuals
  • Represents taxpayers in IRS and state controversies
  • Experience with the debt modification regulations
  • Compliance and tax aspects to consolidated returns, including reverse public mergers
  • Understands the economics and politics of tax law
  • Experience helping executives understand the tax consequences to compensation plans
  • Assisted with successfully changing Minnesota sales tax laws
  • Experience working with the taxation of complex trading strategies