James Hartford Esq.

An Attorney with the IRS Office of Chief Counsel (Procedure & Administration), Washington, DC, James is former Of Counsel at Thompson Hine, LLP and a former Sr. Manager, National Tax Controversy and Risk Management Services Group at Ernst & Young, LLP. Additionally, Mr. Hartford is aformer associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP and judicial clerk for Connecticut Appellate Court for the Honorable Judges Paul M. Foti and Barry R. Schaller. He is a member of the American Bar Association Tax Section, former vice-chair—Administrative Practice Committee and co-author of articles on IRS practice and procedure issues. James is a frequent speaker and commentator on IRS administrative procedure/litigation topics. He is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania, the District of Columbia, and before the U.S. Tax Court.

Education:
LL.M. (Taxation), Georgetown University Law Center
J.D., Quinnipiac University School of Law cum laude
B.A., Political Science, Revelle College, University of California San Diego

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
648 T.M., Reportable Transactions (co-author)