Robert Friz

Rob is a Partner in PwC’s National Tax Services practice, and serves as the Firm’s U.S. Tax Health Services Sector leader.  His practice focuses on providing advice regarding tax and business issues associated with healthcare, higher education, and tax-exempt organizations, including their corporate and joint venture entities.  He is the Co-Chair of the Healthcare Organizations Subcommittee of the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Taxation, and a past Chair of the Tax and Accounting Interest Group of the Health Law Section of the ABA.  He has served as a Co-Chair of the ABA Washington Healthcare Summit Program, on the Governing Council of the ABA Health Law Section, and as a leader of the working groups of the ABA Tax and Health Law Sections for comments to the IRS regarding healthcare tax issues, including guidance on Accountable Care Organizations.  Rob serves as an Adjunct Professor for the Graduate Tax Program at Temple University School of Law and serves on the Planning Committee for the American Health Lawyers Association Tax Issues for Healthcare Organizations program.  He is a frequent speaker on tax matters, including programs sponsored by the American Bar Association Section of Taxation and Health Law Section, the American Health Lawyers Association, the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO), and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).  Rob is a graduate of the Wharton School of Business and the College of Arts and Sciences of the University of Pennsylvania, and received his J.D (magna cum laude) and LL.M. (Taxation) degrees from Temple University School of Law. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.