Nancy A. Rossner, Executive Director
Nancy has been an attorney with The Community Tax Law Project for over ten years and assumed the role of Executive Director in January 2023. She is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia and before the United States Tax Court. Nancy represents low-income taxpayers in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service and the Virginia Department of Taxation at all levels of controversy including audits, collections, innocent spouse relief, and U.S. Tax Court.
Nancy received her B.A. Summa Cum Laude from the University of Binghamton, State University of New York, and her J.D. from the University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law where she served as the Annual Survey Editor for the Journal of Law and Technology.
Nancy is the current Chair of the American Bar Association Pro Bono and Tax Clinics Committee after serving as a Vice-Chair of the committee from 2020-2022. Nancy is also a member of the Metro Richmond Women’s Bar Association, the Virginia Bar Association, and the Virginia State Bar’s Access to Justice Pro Bono Coordinating Consortium.
Nancy contributed to the 6th Edition of the ABA Tax Section publication, “Effectively Representing Your Client Before the IRS” and authored the eighth chapter of the 2019 edition of Enforcement of Judgements and Liens in Virginia. Nancy also co- authored the article “Affordable Care Act and the IRS: Implementation and Now Enforcement,” for the Virginia Lawyer. In addition to her published work, Nancy has authored posts for the popular online tax blog Procedurally Taxing. She has also served on numerous panels, at both regional CLE’s and national conferences addressing income tax matters, and regularly presents at community events on tax issues affecting Virginia taxpayers.
University of Binghamton, State University of New York, Bachelor of Arts
University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law, Juris Doctor
Virginia State Bar
United States Tax Court