Frank is a business law attorney who provides advice to higher education institutions on the tax consequences of investing in hedge funds and private equity funds, unrelated business income tax issues (UBIT), worker classification issues, Form 990 reporting and a variety of other tax issues. He is also a certified public accountant.
Frank has experience assisting higher education clients in a wide range of international tax matters, including treaty planning and interpretation as well as Form W-8 withholding tax issues, involving both in-bound and out-bound investments. He frequently assists clients with tax matters related to domestic and foreign workers performing services within the U.S. as well as abroad, including executive and employee transfer issues.
Previously, Frank practiced tax law with a large national law firm located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Before beginning his legal career, Frank was employed by a "Big 4" public accounting firm and later a multinational oil company where his responsibilities included tax planning for domestic and international transactions, financial forecasting, development of business plans and the performance of competitive analysis and business valuation studies.