Michael T. Bindner - Frost Brown Todd LLC

Michael T. Bindner

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014
Phone: 317-237-3863

Michael is a member of Frost Brown Todd and practices out of the Indianapolis office. He concentrates his practice in the areas of employee benefits, federal and state tax, physician group representation and general business services. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. Tax Court.

Michael has given more than 50 speeches and presentations on topics related to employee benefits, HIPAA and other healthcare issues, federal and state income tax, income tax exemption, property tax, choice of business entity and audit inquiry letter responses.

University of Notre DameBBA 1974Indiana University School of Law-IndianapolisJ.D. 1979
American Bar AssociationIndianapolis Bar Association Indiana State Bar Association, Taxation SectionIndiana Benefits Conference, Board of Directors, 2004-2008Indiana Tax InstituteIndiana Taxation InstituteSt. Thomas More Society

Case History


Currently counsel to board which oversees large governmental retirement and welfare benefit plans

Assisted large closely held business with adoption of two group deferred compensation plans funded through rabbi trusts

Assisted large closely held business with successful submission to IRS under the Employee Plans Compliance Resolution System (EPCRS) to correct retirement plan operational defect that could have resulted in disqualification of plan

Assisted governmental benefit plan board with Social Security coverage referendum

Assisted large closely held business with restructuring of health benefits between insured and self insured components to meet IRS non-discrimination rules for self insured plans

Successfully represented Fortune 500 business in two Indiana income tax disputes involving taxation of sales shipped from Indiana warehouses to out-of-state customers

Awarded Indiana Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certificate, 1977

Previously worked on the tax and audit staffs of Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co., now KPMG, and audit staff of Coopers and Lybrand, now PricewaterhouseCoopers

Office Location

201 North Illinois Street, Suite 1900
Indianapolis, IN 46204-4236
United States

Practice Areas

Corporate Law