The Florida Bar
Tax Law Certification

Certified Attorneys


Certified tax law lawyers deal with legal issues pertaining to federal, state or local income, estate, gift, ad valorem, excise or other taxes.

Thinking of Becoming Board Certified? Review a summary of the requirements. PDF document opens in new window

Board Certification Applications for Lawyers

The applications for initial board certification and recertification are currently being updated and will be posted here by the end of March.

You will be due to file a recertification application by June 15, 2016 if you were originally certified in 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 or 2011.

The filing period for initial applications is July 1 - August 31.

General Information:

Pre-Approved CLE Sponsors and Courses PDF document opens in new window

CLE Forms

Exam Specifications PDF document opens in new window

Exam Information

Standards for Certification Of A Board Certified Tax Law Lawyer –
Rules Regulating The Florida Bar 6-5

Tax Law Certification Committee Policies PDF document opens in new window

Standing Policies of the Board of Legal Specialization and Education

Tax Law Certification Committee Members

Tax Law Certification Staff Liaison Contact Information:
Maritza McGill
The Florida Bar
651 Eas
t Jefferson Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-2300


Tax Law Certification Field Established 1983

Certification Home

[Revised: 01-07-2016]