Tax Planning

Wayne Zell has over 38 years experience as a certified public accountant and over 35 years experience as a tax attorney on which he has built his practice in representing clients on estate planning and business planning matters. Tax planning is the underpinning of all individual investment decisions and all business decisions.

To schedule an appointment and learn how we can help you, contact Wayne Zell today at 703-967-7070 or email him at Our office is located in Reston, Virginia and we serve clients throughout Northern Virginia (including Fairfax County, Loudoun County, Fauquier County, Fairfax City, Alexandria City, and Arlington County), Maryland (including Montgomery County and Prince Georges County), and Washington, D.C.

Mr. Zell provides sophisticated federal, state and local tax advice to advance clients’ interests in an environment of complex and rapidly changing tax laws. He advises clients in their ongoing and transactional planning, tailoring structures to meet business and financial goals in a manner that makes the best use of tax incentives and minimizes the impact of taxation.

Wayne Zell also represents clients in civil tax controversies and regularly serve as special tax counsel to other law firms, accounting firms, and investment banks. Mr. Zell  has assisted clients in structuring legislative proposals and presenting them to Congress, the Treasury Department, the IRS, other agencies, and industry coalitions.

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