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Robert Barnett
Firm: Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld

Robert S. Barnett, CPA, Esq., is a founding partner of Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld LLP, Attorneys at Law. His practice is highly concentrated in the areas of taxation, trusts, estates, corporate and partnership law and charitable planning. His experience includes Surrogate’s Court practice, tax dispute resolution, and Tax Court representation. Mr. Barnett frequently assists clients in structuring financial transactions and charitable gifts. Mr. Barnett applies creative and practical solutions to estate and business planning. He has served on many committees and is a frequent lecturer on numerous aspects of tax and business law. He is an active participant and serves on many professional and charitable boards. Mr. Barnett is a frequent lecturer and writer. His articles and lectures encompass a wide variety of topics, including business succession, estate planning, charitable planning generation-skipping, stock options, and effective strategies for removing tax liens, proper utilization of the marital deduction and utilization of partnership elections. Mr. Barnett received his juris doctor in 1986 from Fordham University, where he graduated cum laude and was a member of the Fordham Law Review. He graduated magna cum laude from Hofstra University, where he received his Bachelor’s degree in accounting. Mr. Barnett holds a Master’s degree in taxation as the recipient of the highest dean’s award. Mr. Barnett is admitted to practice law in New York, Virginia and Washington, D.C He is a past chair of the Estate Planning Committee of the New York State Society of CPA’s.

Past Events

Nassau Chapter Annual Tax & Financial Planning Conference
Long Island Marriott Hotel & Resort
Dec 01, 2018
Nassau Chapter Annual Tax & Financial Planning Conference
Long Island Marriott Hotel & Resort
Nov 30, 2018
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act-Section 199A and 30% Interest Deduction Limitation
Marks Paneth LLP
Sep 27, 2018