Kyle Day Attorney At Law

Kyle R. Day

Of Counsel
220 N. Main St., Suite 600, Davenport, IA 52801 563-333-6686 vCard vCard

Education and Experience

University of Iowa (B.B.A., Accounting, 2005)
KPMG LLP (2005-2011)
Chicago-Kent College of Law (J.D., 2011)
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (2011-2013)
Northwestern University School of Law (LL.M., Taxation, with honors, 2013)


Illinois - 2011
Iowa - 2012
U.S. Tax Court - 2014
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa - 2015
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa - 2015

Professional Associations

Member, Iowa State Bar Association
Member, Illinois State Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Chicago Bar Association
Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Member, Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants, Taxation Committee (2014 - 2016)
Member, Illinois CPA Society


• Listed on Super Lawyers Rising Stars list 2015-2020 (Business and Corporate Law)


Young Leader, United Way
Tax Preparer, IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program
Board Member and Counsel, Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center
Board Member, Project 15:12 Love One Another
Board Member, Boys and Girls Club of the Mississippi Valley
Board Member, Downtown Davenport Partnership Board

Speeches & Publications

Presenter, “Partnership Audit Rules: Amendments to Operating Agreements,” Iowa State Bar Association, 2017 Bloethe Tax School, December 7, 2017 (Des Moines)
Presenter, 43rd Annual Federal Income Tax School, Iowa State University Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation, November 17-18 (Ottumwa)
Presenter, “Tax Law for Non-Profits,”  Non-Profit Educational Series sponsored by United Way of the Quad Cities Area, July 20, 2016 (Rock Island)
Presenter, “Tax Controversy in Iowa,” The University of Iowa College of Law, 62nd Annual Spring Tax Institute, April 29, 2016 (Iowa City)
Presenter, “Tax Consequences of Entity Conversions,” Iowa State Bar Association, 2015 Bloethe Tax School, December 4, 2015 (Des Moines)
Presenter, “Integrating the Estate Plan – Avoid the Pitfalls,” The University of Iowa College of Law, Probate CLE, September 18, 2015 (Iowa City)
Presenter, "State Tax Update,” Iowa State Bar Association, 2014 Bloethe Tax School, December 4, 2014 (Des Moines)
Presenter, "Sales and Use Tax in Iowa,” National Business Institute, Seminar, September 18, 2014 (Des Moines) and September 26, 2014 (Davenport)
Presenter, "Using Chapter 637 Total Return Unitrusts to Deal with the Affordable Care Act,” Iowa State Bar Association, Annual Meeting, June 17, 2014
Presenter, "Estate and Retirement Planning for 2014 and Beyond,” addressing the American Taxpayer Relief Act and Affordable Care Act, sponsored by Genesis Health Services Foundation, April 22, 2014
Presenter, "Navigating the Net Investment Income Tax on Trusts and Estates,” Iowa State Bar Association, Live Webinar, November 13, 2013

Kyle R. Day joined the firm in 2013 and maintains a general tax and transactional practice, including tax planning, controversy and compliance, mergers and acquisitions, entity formation and governance, securities compliance, real estate, general business, and estate planning. Prior to his legal practice, Kyle was a practicing certified public accountant with more than seven years of combined experience with the international accounting firms KPMG LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where he advised clients on a variety of transactional, compliance and advisory matters.

Kyle has been a frequent speaker on a variety of business and tax law topics. He is an active member of numerous professional organizations, including the American Bar Association, Iowa State Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Kyle is active in the Quad Cities community, currently serving as a board member of the Boys and Girls Club of the Mississippi Valley, Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center, Downtown Davenport Partnership, and Project 15:12.  Kyle also serves as an IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program tax preparer.

Kyle received his Masters in Laws (LL.M.) degree in taxation, with honors, from Northwestern University School of Law, his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law, and his B.B.A., accounting, from the University of Iowa. He is admitted to practice law in Iowa and Illinois, and is a licensed certified public accountant (inactive) in Iowa and Illinois.