Michael J. Gamboa

Title/s:  Senior Manager- Crowe LLP

Specialty Area: Tax Law



Mike Gamboa is a Senior Manager at Crowe LLP, where he leads the firm’s Indirect Tax Practice for the Midwest. Gamboa focuses on sales and use tax issues, including complex controversy matters, mergers and acquisitions, emerging technology industries, utilities and alternative energy, audit defense and retail dealer issues. Gamboa’s clients include private equity funds, manufacturers, nonprofits, retail dealers, software companies, wind energy, and construction companies.

Gamboa also has significant experience in income tax, negotiating incentive agreements, corporate aviation, post-merger integration, and cross-border and in boarding issues for non-U.S. companies.

Gamboa received his undergraduate degree at Auburn University and his law degree at Loyola, where he was the Editor of Blackacre and an Articles Editor at the Consumer Law Reporter. Gamboa is a member of the National Business Aviation Association, the Illinois Department of Revenue Director’s Audit Advisory Committee and the Taxpayer’s Federation of Illinois Sales and Use Tax and Local Tax committees. Gamboa is a frequent speaker and author on state and local tax issues.


BA, Auburn University, 1991

JD, Loyola Chicago, 1998 cum laude

Program Areas

State and Local Taxation