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Kelly Phillips Erb is an attorney and shareholder with the Erb Law Firm, PC. She has both her JD and LL.M. in Taxation from Temple University School of Law. Her primary practice area is tax law including: tax planning for corporations; domestic and international tax planning; formation and administration of nonprofit and charitable organizations; tax compliance work and tax controversy matters such as delinquencies, offers in compromise and audits. 


Kelly is a member of the bars of Pennsylvania and New Jersey and is licensed to practice in front of the U.S. Tax Court.


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Practice areas


  1. Tax: 60%
    19 years
  2. Business: 20%
    16 years
  3. Probate: 10%
    19 years
  4. Estate Planning: 10%
    19 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Erb Law Firm PC

20 South Valley Road
Suite 100
Paoli, PA, 19301


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
40 Under 40Philadelphia Business Journal2012
ABA Journal Blawg 100 for 2012ABA Law Journal2012
Awesome Attorney (Tax)Suburban Life Magazine2012
ABA Journal Blawg 100 for 2011ABA Journal2011
LexisNexis Top 20 Tax Law Blogs for 2011LexisNexis2011
ABA Journal Blawg 100 for 2010ABA Journal2010
ABA Journal Blawg 100 for 2009ABA Journal2009
ABA Journal Blawg 100 for 2008ABA Journal2008
Outstanding Volunteer of the YearPhiladelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing AttorneyThe Erb Law Firm, PC2000 - Present
AssociateEizen Fineburg & McCarthy1999 - 1999
AssociateLaw Offices of John D. Bernetich, Jr.1997 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
Wissahickon Sustainability CouncilBoard of Directors2008 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar Association Solo and Small Firm CounselBoard Member2006 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Tax Supper Club of PhiladelphiaMember2000 - Present
Senior Law CenterVolunteer2000 - Present
Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the ArtsVolunteer2000 - Present
Philly VIPVolunteer2002 - 2008
Roxborough Development CorporationExecutive Committee2001 - 2007
IRS VITAVolunteer2000 - 2007
Publication nameTitleDate
Forbes MagazineTackling Those Confusing 1099 And W-2 Changes2012
Time.comDivorce and Taxes: Five Thing You Need To Know2011
NYTimes.comWith Online Sales Tax, Define 'Fair' - Room for Debate2011
Time.comThe Ten Riskiest Tax Moves2011
Legal IntelligencerCapital Gains (Monthly column)2008
ForbesBefore It's Too Late2003
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawN/AN/A
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of LawsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Practitioners Symposium and TECH+ Conference in partnership with the Association for Accounting Marketing SummitBlogging Tax2012
Death and TaxesWills and Trusts2012
AvvocatingSocial Media2012
BlogHerBlogging and Taxes2008
Taxation for Nonresidents and Resident AliensTaxes and Immigration2007
BlogHerBlogging and Taxes2007
Use of Trusts in Estate Planning: Basic and Intermediate TrustsTrusts2006
Tax and Business Issues for Performance ArtistsTax and Business for Artists2006
Don't Fear the Tax ManState and Local Taxes2006