Kent Strader
12 Gough Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
phone: (415) 296-6282
fax: (415) 593-3501

Kent Strader

Kent Strader is Senior Counsel in the firm’s San Francisco office.  He has extensive experience with California and multistate tax controversies, tax planning, and refund opportunities.

He has worked with hundreds of multinational companies on tax issues in a broad array of industries, including technology, entertainment, financial services, transportation, health care, utilities, manufacturing, construction, and retail.

A former leader of Deloitte’s National California practice group, Kent has more than 25 years of State and Local Tax experience.  He has successfully resolved complex tax matters with personnel at all levels and departments of the California Franchise Tax Board, securing settlements, closing agreements, petitions and legal rulings on behalf of clients.


University of Cincinnati College of Law, J.D.

Michigan State University, B.A.