MARK A. LOYD, ESQ., is a partner and Chair of the Tax and Employee Benefits Group of Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP, a regional business law firm with offices in Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio. His areas of practice concentration are state, local and federal taxation, tax litigation, tax controversy resolution and tax planning for multistate and multinational companies. He is licensed to practice law in Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio and Tennessee. Prior to joining BGD, Mr. Loyd managed the state and local tax function for a multi-state, multi-billion dollar manufacturing corporation. Mr. Loyd is also a Certified Public Accountant, having begun his career with Coopers & Lybrand, now PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Mr. Loyd is the Co-Chair of the ABA/IPT Advanced Property Tax Seminar, Co-Chair of IPT's Basic Income Tax School, Chair of the Kentucky Society of CPA's Taxation Committee, and Chair of the Editorial Board of The Kentucky CPA Journal, among other endeavors. Mr. Loyd also serves as the Chair of the Board of Directors of Park Community Credit Union, an $800 million dollar financial institution. He is a past Chair of the Tax Section of the Kentucky Bar Association, a past Chair of the Tax Section of the Louisville Bar Association, a former member of the KyCPA's Board of Directors, and former Chair of the KyCPA Educational Foundation. Mr. Loyd is the 2015 recipient of the IPT New Member Achievement Award.
He has written extensively on tax matters in publications such as State Tax Notes, The Tax Lawyer, the Journal of State Taxation, and The Kentucky CPA Journal. He has been a speaker and panelist on various tax matters at conferences, forums and for groups such as IPT, American Bar Association, the Federation of Tax Administrators, Council on State Taxation, the Ohio Tax Conference and others.
He received his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Louisville's Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, where he was Class Salutatorian. He also has an M.B.A., with distinction, from the University of Louisville and is a graduate of Bellarmine University where he received his B.A. in Accounting, summa cum laude.