Taylor S. Reid

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Taylor Reid has over 25 years of experience in international tax planning, and has been recognized as a leading U.S. tax advisor by International Tax Review.

Practice Focus

Mr. Reid specializes in international tax planning, with an emphasis on software and other high-tech industries. He represents US and foreign multinational corporations in connection with international tax planning and global restructuring projects. He also advises clients on transfer pricing matters and on the tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association - Section on Taxation


  • California~United States (1997)
  • U.S. Tax Court~United States (1994)
  • Illinois~United States (1993)


  • Northwestern University School of Law (J.D., cum laude) (1993)
  • University of Vienna (Diploma) (1990)
  • University of California at Berkeley (B.A. Political Science) (1986)


  • English
  • German

Previous Offices

  • Chicago

Federal Income Taxation of Software and E-Commerce
BNA Tax Management Portfolio 555

Taxation of E-Commerce
Internet Law for the Business Lawyer

United States Taxation of Income Derived from International Electronic Commerce Transactions
Tax Management Memorandum

OECD Characterization TAG Deliberations: A Push for Consensus
BNA E-Commerce Tax Report

Tax Characterization of Electronic Commerce Revenue
BNA E-Commerce Tax Report

Frequent speaker on international tax issues