Richard M. Colombik
Richard M. Colombik is an award winning Attorney, CPA with a Doctorate in Jurisprudence with Distinction, who was formerly on the tax staff of one of the world’s wealthiest families. Mr. Colombik has also been a tax manager at a Big Four accounting firm, the State Bar’s liaison to the Internal Revenue Service, Vice President of the American Association of Attorney-CPAs, Vice Chairman of the American Bar Association’s Tax Section of the General Practice Council, as well as the past Chair of the Illinois State Bar Association’s Federal Tax Committee. Mr. Colombik is currently on the liaison committee to the IRS for 2009-2010 for the Illinois State Bar Association, is a member of the Asset Protection Committee, ABA, and is a member of the Offshore Institute.
Mr. Colombik has appeared on numerous television shows, hosted a weekly radio show on tax and business planning, and authored numerous articles on income taxation, asset protection planning, IRS defense and estate planning. This is in addition to authoring a published work on Business Entity Structures offered by the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education, as well as being a featured speaker to business groups, civic groups, bar associations and professional groups. Mr. Colombik has been interviewed in December, 2009 by INC Magazine regarding income tax planning and by American Express Online Magazine regarding business changes and how to use them in times of economic uncertainty.