Jon Klunk

Jon Klunk

Partner, Tax

1 Mid America Plaza

Suite 600

Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois 60181-4705

United States

Jon Klunk is a Crowe partner with tax services who focuses on assisting private equity groups ranging in size from $50 million to over $9 billion of capital under management. He has been the tax lead on numerous transactions and has been an income tax compliance adviser for several portfolio companies.

With more than 15 years in public accounting, Jon provides deep technical expertise in corporate and partnership taxation. Jon has particular experience in entity structuring and restructuring, acquisition and formation, reorganizations, recapitalization, divestiture, and other liquidity/realization event consultation. His areas of practice include:

  • Federal income tax
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Tax risk assessment and mitigation
  • IRS conflict resolution, practicing before the IRS, and exam representation

Client focus

Professional affiliations

  • American Institute of CPAs
  • Illinois CPA Society
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association


  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Master of Science, Taxation
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Juris Doctor
    Loyola University Chicago, School of Law