Tax Attorney

Kate Kraus

Los Angeles, CA

About Kate Kraus

Kate Kraus is a tax attorney. She is currently a partner at Allen Matkins, based in Los Angeles, California.

In addition to Los Angeles, Allen Matkins has offices with more than 200 attorneys in the San Diego, Orange County and San Francisco areas. The firm specializes in real estate, litigation, labor, tax and business law.

Kraus, who has been with Allen Matkins since 2018, practices in the firm’s corporate, tax and joint ventures groups. She is experienced in tax planning and partnership structuring, as well as financial transactions, acquisitions, restructuring, debt workouts and liquidations. Kraus also services clients within the Opportunity Zone industry.

Kraus is a former principal and head of partnership tax for CliftonLarsonAllen, and was a member of economics group and taxation department at Ernst & Young. She also practiced tax law for over 10 years, serving as a clerk for a judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

Kraus has a bachelor’s degree in physics and philosophy from Wellesley College, a J.D. from the University of Chicago, and a Ph.D. in philosophy from Princeton University.


Allen Matkins


865 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles



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