Erin Fraser

Erin L. Fraser


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San Francisco

Erin focuses his practice on corporate law specializing in taxation, estate and wealth planning, and the administration of trusts and estates. He has assisted clients with innovative estate, income and gift tax mitigation strategies, including domestic and offshore tax compliance, business succession planning, estate and trust administration, and multigenerational wealth preservation. Erin has also advised high net worth individuals with sophisticated tax and wealth transfer planning and implementation.

Previously, Erin also worked as a tax analyst at a "Big Four" accounting firm, in the State and Local Tax department of a large international law firm, and on a case for the Department of Justice Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (RMBS) Task Force.


"Highlights of the Republican Tax Plan, The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act," co-author, Tax Law Alert (November 2017)

"The Roots and Fruits of § 6039G," California Tax Lawyer (August 2017)

"Breaking Up Is Hard to Do," co-author, BNA Tax Planning International Review (September 2015)

"The Only Two Certainties," co-author, BNA Tax Planning International Review (July 2015)

"It Pays to Plan Ahead," co-author, BNA Tax Planning International Review (May 2015)

"Income Tax Pitfall for Americans Living Abroad," co-author, BNA Tax Planning International Review (March 2015)

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"Tax Reporting of Business Startup and Expansion Costs: Deduction and Amortization Rules," Strafford Live Webinar (November 2017)

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"London Mayor Settles Capital Gains Tax With IRS," Tax Analysts (January 2015)

Professional Affiliations

California State Bar Association: Taxation; Trusts & Estates

New York City Bar Association, Professional Responsibility Committee, Member (2014-2017)

New York City Bar Association, Committee on State and Local Taxation, Member (2014-2017)

Academic Distinction

Co-Editor-In-Chief, Minnesota Journal of International Law


LL.M., Tax, New York University School of Law (2014)

J.D., cum laude, University of Minnesota Law School (2010)

B.A., cum laude, University of Rochester (2005)

Admissions And Courts


New York

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin

U.S. Tax Court

Wisconsin (Inactive)

San Francisco

415-995-5097 Direct Phone
415-995-3569 Fax

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