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Nancy A. Rossner, Senior Staff Attorney

Nancy A. Rossner is a senior attorney with The Community Tax Law Project (CTLP). She 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.  Ms. Rossner is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia and before the United States Tax Court. She 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.

Ms. Rossner is a member of the Metro Richmond Women’s Bar Association, and the American Bar Association Tax Section’s Pro Bono and Tax Clinic Committee and Administrative Practice Committee. Ms. Rossner also serves as Vice-Chair of the Pro Bono and Tax Clinic Committee.  Recently, Ms. Rossner was selected to be an American Bar Association Nolan Fellow for the 2020-2021 year.  She 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.  She 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