Dominic Daher JD, LL.M.

Director of Internal Audit and Tax Compliance
Dominic Daher

Dominic L. Daher is the director of internal audit and tax compliance for the University of San Francisco. In May 2005, Mr. Daher garnered USF law school’s Outstanding Faculty of the Year Award.  

Mr. Daher is a member of the National Association of College and University Business Officer’s (NACUBO) Tax Council, and he regularly presents at the annual NACUBO Tax Forum. Mr. Daher serves on the editorial advisory boards for the some of the leading tax and accounting publications in the country, including: The M&A Tax Report (CCH), Taxation of Exempts (WG&L), The Exempt Organization Tax Review (Tax Analysts), The Tax Advisor (AICPA), Corporate Business Taxation Monthly (CCH), Internal Auditor (The IIA), Internal Auditing (WG&L); and A Guide to Federal Tax Issues for Colleges and Universities (NACUBO). Additionally, Mr. Daher serves as the vice president for academic relations and as a member of the board of governors for the San Francisco Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors, and he is also a member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board's (FASB) Not-for-Profit Resource Group. 

Mr. Daher is the author of over 40 published articles that deal with various aspects of federal tax law and accounting issues, including one which has been cited in a report to the United States Congress by the National Taxpayer Advocate and quoted in Forbes. Among his many other accolades, Mr. Daher is the co-author of a leading treatise on federal tax law, The Hornbook on the Law of Federal Income Taxation (Thomson West 2008), which has been cited in numerous decisions by various Federal Circuit Courts of Appeals and in a variety of law review articles. Mr. Daher’s other books include: Accounting for Not-For-Profit Organizations (BNA 2006), Accounting for Mergers and Acquisitions of Not-For-Profit Organizations (BNA 2009, revised 2012), Interest Expense Deductions (BNA 2007, revised 2012), Accounting for Business Combinations (WG&L 2008-2012), and A Practical Guide to Corporate Taxation (CCH March 2012). Mr. Daher holds a Master of Laws in Taxation from New York University School of Law (where he served as the Graduate Editor of the Environmental Law Review); a Juris Doctor from Washington University School of Law (where he was the Judge Myron D. Mills Scholar); and both Master and Bachelor of Accountancy degrees from the University of Missouri-Columbia (where he was a merit scholar and graduated with honors).

LL.M., Taxation, New York University School of Law 
J.D., Washington University School of Law
Master and Bachelor of Accountancy, University of Missouri-Columbia

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
536 T.M., Interest Expense Deductions
5132 T.M., Property, Plant and Equipment
5200 T.M., Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organizations
5203 T.M., Accounting for Mergers and Acquisitions of Not-for-Profit Entities