Darin A. Zywan is a Partner in KPMG LLP’s Washington National Tax Corporate practice. He advises KPMG partners, employees, and clients on corporate tax matters for publicly-traded and private corporations. The Washington National Tax Corporate practice also helps clients structure transactions and prepares (or reviews) memoranda, private letter ruling requests, and tax opinions. Mr. Zywan has been involved in numerous private letter rulings and opinions and has current technical expertise and knowledge of issues in the marketplace. Prior to joining KPMG, Mr. Zywan was a partner with a prominent Washington, D.C. law firm and an associate in the National Tax Office of another Big Four firm. Mr. Zywan has co-authored several articles dealing with corporate tax issues for tax publications and organizations including the Journal of Corporate Taxation and the Practicing Law Institute (PLI). Mr. Zywan lectures on corporate tax matters, and serves as a panelist for various groups, including the American Bar Association and the D.C. Bar Association. He also teaches internal and external continuing professional education courses.