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Robert E. Opitz

Managing Partner, Tax Department

A second-generation RCO partner, Rob joined Rylander, Clay, & Opitz, LLP in November 1996, after three years in public accounting with Price Waterhouse, LLP. He became a partner in October 2000, and has served as our Managing Partner since January 2012. He also maintains responsibility for tax planning, research, and compliance for business and individual clients.

His areas of expertise are:

  • Oil and Gas
  • Contractors
  • Real estate enterprises
  • Partnership and S-Corporation tax consulting
  • Transaction consulting
  • Like-kind exchanges
  • Business consulting
  • Start-up consulting

A native of Fort Worth, Rob and his wife Christy are committed to serving their hometown community. He is an active member of the Downtown Fort Worth Rotary Club, serves as Treasurer for their children’s school, Covenant Classical School, and serves as a board member of Christian Prayer Breakfast for Fort Worth/Tarrant County, Covenant Classical School, and All Saints Health Foundation.

Rob earned a B.B.A. in Accounting and an M.S. in Taxation from Texas A&M University. He also completed the Advanced Business Advisor program at the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business.

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