Samuel P. Starr


Tax Specialist, Bloomberg BNA, Adjunct Professor of Law

B.S., Pennsylvania State; J.D., University of Virginia; LL.M. (Taxation), Georgetown; CPA

Before joining Bloomberg BNA as a tax specialist consultant, Sam Starr served as a tax partner and Chief Tax Officer for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (USA).During his...

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Before joining Bloomberg BNA as a tax specialist consultant, Sam Starr served as a tax partner and Chief Tax Officer for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (USA).

During his years at PwC, Sam served as co-leader of the firm's national tax Pass-Through Entities practice, focusing on partnerships, limited liability companies, and S corporations. He has extensive experience in structuring acquisitions and dispositions for businesses organized as pass-through entities. Sam is an adjunct professor of law at Georgetown University Law Center, where he teaches taxation of limited liability companies and S corporations.

Sam is the co-author of three current BBNA tax portfolios on S corporations. In addition, Sam co-authors a BBNA portfolio on the taxation of limited liability companies. Sam has published articles for various tax journals and has presented at a number of tax conferences. Among other professional activities, Sam chaired the AICPA's S Corporation Committee, and Sam is a member of the Bloomberg BNA Income Tax Advisory Board.

Sam is a CPA and received his B.S. in Accounting, with honors, from Pennsylvania State University, J.D. from the University of Virginia, and LL.M. in Taxation from the Georgetown University Law Center.