Katie Roskam is a partner in the Grand Rapids office of Varnum LLP, working with the Tax and Employee Benefits Practice Teams. Katie focuses her practice on business tax, international tax, executive compensation, qualified plans, and international tariff and sanctions issues, and has experience working with businesses of all sizes from startups to mature, large companies, including partnerships, limited liability companies, private and publicly-held corporations, and individual taxpayers. She advises these businesses across a variety of areas including tax, business and employee benefits law.
Katie's recent experience includes working with clients to analyze the benefits of investing capital gains in Qualified Opportunity Zone Funds, including assisting with the formation of a Qualified Opportunity Fund and the underlying partnership investment vehicle in order to take advantage of the tax benefit. Katie received her JD from Loyola University Chicago School of Law and her LLM in taxation from Northwestern University School of Law.