Partner and Senior Vice President
Tax and Acquisition Services
Sol Coffino is Partner and Senior Vice President, Taxes and Acquisition Services, at Fremont Group, with responsibility for all Fremont tax affairs. Bringing to Fremont over 30 years of domestic and international tax experience, Mr. Coffino joined Fremont in 1997. Prior to joining Fremont, he was Senior Vice President-Taxes for international duty free retailer DFS Group, Partner and Director of Tax Operations for Touche Ross & Co (predecessor to Deloitte), Vice President Taxes and Internal Audit for Castle & Cooke (now Dole Foods), and an Estate Tax Attorney and Revenue Agent with the IRS. Mr. Coffino holds an LLM (Taxation) from NYU Graduate Law School, a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and a B.S. degree in Accounting from Brooklyn College.
His various past and present professional affiliations include being 2018-2020 President of the USA Branch of the International Fiscal Association (“IFA USA”), a member of the Board of Directors and past International President of Tax Executives Institute (“TEI”), a member of the IRS Commissioner’s Advisory Group (“CAG”, predecessor to “IRSAC”), Delegation Leader for the Citizen Ambassador Programs to China and Europe, an adjunct member of the faculty of the Golden Gate University MBA Program, the American Bar Association, and the Tax Section of the New York State Bar Association. Mr. Coffino also was President of the World Trade Club of San Francisco and served as Board member of San Francisco’s Bankers Club and City Club.