Peter H. Winslow

Peter H. WinslowExpertise: Litigation

Peter’s practice includes audit, administrative appeals and litigation on tax issues that affect insurance companies. His tax planning work broadly covers most federal tax issues involving insurance companies, including insurance reserves, reinsurance, valuation, accounting and insolvency. He is engaged as an expert witness on insurance tax matters in litigation and in proceedings involving insurance company tax issues, and is a frequent speaker and writer on insurance tax issues. Peter joined the firm in 1979 after spending four years in the Refund Litigation and Interpretative Divisions of the IRS Office of Chief Counsel. Peter represented the insurance industry on the IRS Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee and is a former member of the editorial board of the Society of Actuaries Taxing Times publication.


Peter H. Winslow, admitted to bar, 1975, Ohio; 1976, District of Columbia; 1979, U.S. Court of Federal Claims; 1980, U.S. Tax Court; 1980, U.S. Supreme Court; 1982, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit’s various U.S. district courts and courts of appeal.  Education: Tufts University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1972); Case Western Reserve University (J.D., Order of the Coif, 1975); Georgetown University (LL.M. in Taxation, 1978). Government Experience: Attorney, Interpretative and Refund Litigation Divisions, Chief Counsel’s Office, Internal Revenue Service, 1975-1979.  Committee Member; IRS Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee, 1992-1993.  Member: Federal Bar Association (Tax Section), American Bar Association (Tax Section).  Former Board Member: Editorial Board, Society of Actuaries Taxation Section’s Taxing Times.