Mark Holcomb

Mark Holcomb

Dean Mead
www.deanmead.com
215 S. Monroe Street
Suite 815
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Cell Phone: 850-528-2633
Direct Work Phone: 850-999-4100
FAX: 850-577-0095

Professional Experience:

Mr. Holcomb offers clients 32 years of experience practicing in state and local taxation. He represents clients before the Florida Department of Revenue and local taxing authorities, and in litigation at the trial and appellate levels. Mr. Holcomb advises clients on a broad range of state and local taxes, including corporate income and franchise tax, sales and use tax, documentary stamp tax, communication services tax, insurance premium tax, ad valorem tax and motor fuels tax, in tax controversy work and in planning opportunities. His full biography can be found at:
http://www.deanmead.com/deanmead-attorney-profiles/mark-e-holcomb/


Mr. Holcomb has been recognized as a member of the Florida Trend Legal Elite, Best Lawyers in America, Florida Super Lawyers, and Chambers USA – America’s Leading Business Lawyers. He has held the highest rating awarded by Martindale-Hubbell for the past 15 years.

Practice Focus:

Mr. Holcomb represents corporate clients in all types of proceedings before the Florida Department of Revenue, including audits, protests, ruling requests, voluntary disclosures and rulemaking; before local property tax administrators; and in litigating state and local tax cases at the trial and appellate levels. Mr. Holcomb also advises clients on planning opportunities and multistate issues in a variety of state and local taxes.

Mr. Holcomb’s experience includes a broad range of state and local taxes including corporate income and franchise tax, sales and use tax, documentary stamp tax, intangible personal property tax, communication services tax, gross receipts tax, insurance premium tax, ad valorem tax and motor fuels tax.

Education:

Mr. Holcomb earned his undergraduate degree in 1982 from the University of Florida, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and his law degree, with high honors, in 1985 from The Florida State University College of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review and Order of the Coif.

Publications:

Mr. Holcomb has authored numerous articles on state and local tax issues, and served as editor and author for the Florida section of the LexisNexis Practice Insights.

Professional and Community Activities:

Mr. Holcomb is a past Chair of the Tax Section of The Florida Bar and a former director of its State Tax Division. He regularly speaks on state and local tax issues before professional and industry groups and is a member of the Advisory Board of the Paul J. Hartman State and Local Tax Forum. Mr. Holcomb is also a member of the American Bar Association Tax Section, State and Local Tax Committee; the Institute for Professionals in Taxation; the planning committee for the Florida State Tax Conference; and an associate member of the Independent SALT Alliance.

Mr. Holcomb is a past president of the Capital Area Healthy Start Coalition and its pro bono counsel for nearly 20 years. He is formerly a member of the Board of Directors of the Tallahassee Marine Institute, an organization that provides educational opportunities to at-risk youth.

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