Charles N. MacFarlane

Vice President & General Tax Counsel at Chevron Corp.

Charles N. MacFarlane

Charles N. MacFarlane

Vice President & General Tax Counsel at Chevron Corp.


Charles N. MacFarlane is Vice President & General Tax Counsel at Chevron Corp. He is also Member of American Bar Association, Member of American Petroleum Institute, Inc. and Regional Vice President at Tax Executives Institute, Inc. He received an undergraduate degree from Brown University, a graduate degree from Boston College and a graduate degree from Boston University.

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Chevron Corp.

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Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer at Chevron Corp.

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Chancellor's Member of the Board of Advisors at University of California - Davis

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Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at Chevron Corp.

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Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer at Chevron Corp.

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Corporate Secretary & Chief Governance Officer at Chevron Corp.

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Vice President & General Counsel at Chevron Corp.

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Managing Director, Indoasia Business Unit at Chevron Corp.

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Executive Vice President, Technology, Projects & Services at Chevron Corp.

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Executive Vice President, Downstream & Chemicals at Chevron Corp.

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Assistant Secretary & Managing Counsel at Chevron Corp.

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Charles N. MacFarlane
Vice President & General Tax Counsel at Chevron Corp.
MS Tax Law
Class of 1985

Boston University (most commonly referred to as BU) is a private research university located in Boston, Massachusetts. The university is nonsectarian, but is historically affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The university has more than 4,000 faculty members and 29,000 students,and is one of Boston's largest employers. It offers bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees, and medical and dental degrees through 18 schools and colleges on two urban campuses. The main campus is situated along the Charles River in Boston's Fenway-Kenmore and Allston neighborhoods, while the Boston University Medical Campus is in Boston's South End neighborhood. BU also operates 75 study abroad programs in over 33 cities in over 20 countries and has internship opportunities in 10 different countries (including the United States and abroad).

Class of 1979

Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation. Boston College has experienced tremendous growth in recent years, including a 75 percent increase in undergraduate applications over the past decade, to more than 34,000 for the 2,250 seats in its freshman class. During the same period, an increase in voluntary giving from alumni has helped to move the University's endowment to approximately $1.9 billion. Boston College students have also earned more than 200 prestigious academic scholarships over the past decade, including 2 Rhodes Scholarships, 4 Marshalls, 9 Goldwaters and 162 Fulbright grants.

BS Unknown
Class of 1976

Brown University is located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and was founded in 1764. It is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the School of Professional Studies.


American Bar Association provides legal services. It provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, legal information and other services to assist legal professionals. The firm has members which include judges, court administrators, law professors, and non-practicing attorneys. The company was founded on August 21, 1878 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Career History
Vice President & General Tax Counsel
1984 - Current

Chevron is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies and conducts business worldwide. Our success is driven by our people and their commitment to get results the right way—by operating responsibly, executing with excellence, applying innovative technologies and capturing new opportunities for profitable growth. We are involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. We explore for, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute transportation fuels and lubricants; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power and produce geothermal energy; provide energy efficiency solutions; and develop the energy resources of the future, including research for advanced biofuels.

Vice President-Region VIII


Boards & Committees
Member, Tax Committee
Tenure Unconfirmed

American Petroleum Institute (API) is the only national trade association that represents all aspects of America's oil and natural gas industry. Its more than 400 corporate members, from the largest major oil company to the smallest of independents, come from all segments of the industry. They are producers, refiners, suppliers, pipeline operators and marine transporters, as well as service and supply companies that support all segments of the industry.

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Former Senator from Utah

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Charles N. MacFarlane is affiliated with Chevron Corp., Tax Executives Institute, American Petroleum Institute

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