Andrew Appleby represents clients in all stages of tax controversy—from audit through appellate litigation—and advises clients regarding multistate tax planning and complex transactions. With a practice focused on state and local tax, he has experience in all areas of multistate taxation, including income, franchise, sales and use taxes. Andrew often advises clients and speaks on the taxation of cloud computing, remote access software and web services.
Andrew has exceptional experience and industry insight regarding insurance taxation, including premium tax, income tax, surcharges, surplus lines tax and direct placement tax. He advises and represents various types of insurance companies, including captive insurance companies, surplus lines insurance companies, licensed property and casualty insurance companies, and health insurance companies. Andrew also has extensive experience guiding commodities transactions.
Andrew combines his dedication to tax law with his passion for sports by regularly publishing law review articles in the area of sports taxation. Emerging as one of the nation’s prolific scholars on this subject, he has been featured in The New York Times and Bloomberg TV’s “InBusiness with Margaret Brennan.”
Andrew participated in the Graduate Tax Scholar fellowship program at Georgetown University Law Center. Prior to earning an LL.M. at Georgetown, Andrew was an associate with an Atlanta-based firm, where he focused on transactions in the information technology and energy industries.