Alan M. Gallatin CPA, JD, LLM

Alan M. Gallatin CPA, JD, LLM, Adjunct Assistant Professor 

  • Title
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Education
  • Phone
  • (248) 574 9172
  • Brief Description
  • Alan M. Gallatin, JD, LLM, CPA, is an adjunct assistant professor in the Accounting and Tax Department of Walsh College. He joined the College’s faculty in 2015 with a focus on accounting for income taxes and corporate taxation.
    A Tax Accounting and Risk Advisory Services partner at Grant Thornton LLP with more than 20 years of professional experience, Gallatin is the leader of the Firm’s Detroit area tax practice and is the regional leader of its Tax Accounting and Financial Reporting team. He provides his clients with wide-ranging tax services focused on compliance and planning.  His broad expertise includes accounting methods and periods, federal tax credits, accounting for income taxes and internal controls related to income taxes.  Gallatin serves both corporations and partnerships, including those with extensive international operations.
    Gallatin’s public speaking includes local and national presentations on ASC 740, accounting methods, corporate taxation and individual tax planning.  He has been quoted and published in the Detroit Free Press, Crain’s Business Detroit, New Jersey CPA, New Jersey Business Magazine and on WWJ radio.

    Gallatin earned his Master of Laws (LLM) in Taxation from New York University School of Law, his Juris Doctor (JD) from Duke University School of Law, and his Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from Adelphi University. He is admitted as an attorney in New York, and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Michigan, New York and New Jersey.

    (Last updated: January 2017)