About Christian

Christian Burgos is national co-leader of Marcum’s State and Local Tax practice. He advises business and individual clients in multi-state tax matters, including multi-state income/franchise and sales and use tax compliance, nexus analyses, apportionment studies, state tax provisions, restructurings, and mergers and acquisitions. In addition, Christian has extensive experience representing business and individual clients before multi-state taxing authorities in tax examinations and administrative appeals processes, and has advised clients on a broad array of federal and state credit and incentives opportunities.

Prior to joining Marcum, Christian worked for a large national firm specializing in California corporation income and franchise tax. Over the course of his career, Christian has served clients in a wide range of industries, including consumer and industrial products, manufacturing, distribution, logistics, and information technology, among others.

Christian also sits as an adjunct faculty member with California State University, Fullerton, where he teaches State and Local Taxation as part of the University’s Masters of Science in Taxation (“MST”) program.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • The State Bar of California
  • United State Tax Court
  • Certified Member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation, State Income Tax
  • Certified Member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation, Sales Tax
Practice Focus

State and Local Corporate Income/Franchise Tax Compliance
Nexus and Apportionment Analyses
ASC 740 and ASC 450 Reviews
Tax Opinions
Representation during State Tax Audits and Tribunals
Entity Optimization Strategies
Buy- and Sell-side Diligence Reviews
Sales and Use Tax Compliance and Consulting


J.D. and Master of Laws in Taxation
Loyola Law School

Bachelor of Arts
University of California