Peter Smyth has joined Holland & Hart’s Salt Lake City office as an associate in the firm’s Tax practice group.
Peter practices in the areas of estate and wealth transfer planning, federal taxation, trust and estate litigation, and Utah state and local taxes. He advises on sophisticated wealth planning techniques to ensure his clients’ estate planning goals are achieved. Peter is also experienced in business tax matters including income taxation of partnerships, corporations, and S-corporations regarding both entity level and owner level tax issues, and he advises clients on state and local tax matters. He also works with the Trust & Estate Litigation group to assist clients in litigating trust and estate disputes. Peter earned his law degree from Temple University, his Master of Laws in Taxation and Estate Planning Certificate from Georgetown University Law Center, and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah. He is admitted to practice in Utah and California.