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James William Dawson

James William Dawson JR

Practice areas:

Tax, Business, Tax Fraud & Tax Evasion, Estate Planning

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Tax: 70%
  2. Estate Planning: 10%
  3. Tax Fraud & Tax Evasion: 10%
  4. Business: 10%

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Contact Info

Miles & Stockbridge P.C.

11 North Washington Street
Suite 700
Rockville, MD, 20850

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 199005/24/2015
MDActive198806/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Member Service AwardMaryland Society of Accountants2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateStein, Sperling, Bennett, De Jong, Driscoll & Greenfeig, P.C.2005 - 2009
Assistant Director, LegalComptroller of Maryland1994 - 2005
N/AJames W. Dawson, Jr. Attorney At Law1992 - 1994
Tax Consultant IIErnst & Young LLP1988 - 1992

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, Business Law Section, State and Local Tax CommitteeMember2008 - Present
Maryland State Bar Association, Taxation SectionPast-Chair & Council Member2008 - 2012
Maryland State Bar Association, Taxation SectionChair2007 - 2008
Montgomery County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Baltimore County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Maryland State Bar Association, Taxation SectionChair Elect2006 - 2007
Maryland State Bar Association, Taxation SectionSecretary/Treasurer2005 - 2006
American Bar Association, Taxation Section, State and Local Taxes CommitteeMember2005 - Present
Maryland State Bar Association, Taxation SectionCouncil Member2001 - 2005
District of Columbia Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Baltimore School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
Frostburg State UniversityAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
State Tax DayVirginia Tax Update2009
MACPA Southern Maryland ChapterMaryland Sales & Use Tax2009
Tax Issues for Self-Employed IndividualsTax Issues for Self-Employed Individuals2008
Tax DayFederal Tax Update2008
Tax & Financial ExpoMaryland Tax Update2008
State Tax UpdateVirginia Tax Update2008
Annual Professional Development ConferenceMaryland Tax Update2008
2008 Synopsis of Professional Regulation LegislationCPA Mobility2008
State Tax UpdatesVirginia Tax Update2007
Annual Tax Seminar XXXVIIIMaryland Tax Update2007
The New, Improved 2006 Maryland Estate Tax: State-Only QTIP and MoreOverview of 2006 Maryland Estate Tax Changes2006
Sales & Use Tax in MarylandMaryland Sales & Use Tax2006
Business & Tax UpdateMaryland Tax Credits2006
Annual Tax Seminar XXXVIIMaryland Tax Update2006
A First Look at the New Maryland Estate Tax LegislationGuidance from the Office of the Comptroller2004