About Lyle

Lyle Kotler is a tax partner in the Firm’s Alternative Investment Group and works closely with private equity, various hedge fund and investment partnership clients on projects involving tax compliance and consulting.

Mr. Kotler is responsible for reviewing federal tax returns, related state and local tax returns, and other international compliance forms for private equity funds, hedge funds, management companies and other similar entities.

Mr. Kotler has more than 20 years of experience in public accounting, specializing in the alternative investment industry. Before joining the firm in 2005, he gained experience at a “Big 4” firm. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), where he is a member of the Taxation of Financial Instruments and Transactions Committee.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), Taxation of Financial Instruments and Transactions Committee
Practice Focus

Tax Advisory & Consulting
Tax Compliance

Industry Focus

Hedge Funds
Private Equity Funds
Fund of Funds
Investment Management Companies

Education

Bachelor of Science, Accounting
Masters of Accounting
University of Florida