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Nicholas J. Souza (Nick)

Nicholas Souza, Associate Attorney, focuses his practice on state and federal tax controversies and litigation. As a former Tax Analyst with the Comptroller’s Tax Policy Division, Mr. Souza responded to private letter ruling requests, drafted state administrative rules, analyzed legislation, and responded to a variety of other tax policy questions. While at the Comptroller, he was a subject matter expert for insurance taxes, the miscellaneous gross receipts tax, and the public utility gross receipts assessment and assisted with guidance on the crude oil and natural gas severance taxes and the franchise tax research and development tax credit.

Applying his state tax experience, Mr. Souza represents the firm’s state tax clients in administrative and legal proceedings before the Comptroller’s office, the State Office of Administrative Hearings and the Texas state courts. He also represents federal tax clients at the administrative appeals level and in proceedings before the United State Tax Court. He is licensed to practice in the United States Tax Court, all Massachusetts state courts, and all of the Texas state courts.

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Mr. Souza is a member of the tate Bar of Texas (Tax Section) and Austin Bar Association (Business, Corporate, and Tax Section).

Mr. Souza earned his B.S. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He earned his J.D., in 2012 from University of Oregon Law Center. He earned his LLM in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center, where he graduated with distinction. While at Georgetown, he also earned a certificate in estate planning.

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