My name is Steve Hoffman, AKA "The Tax Translator". I work with CFO's .Controllers and Finance Departments of Universities to keep them out of trouble with the IRS. I 'translate' complex tax law with easily understood plain English using real life examples. I resolve IRS problems for higher education.
Speaker at seminars/workshops with a specialty in taxation of colleges and universities. Have presented at CACUBO, EACUBO, SACUBO, ACUA and others.
12 years experience as a Tax Manager at three Universities in the US - State Universities and Private Independent Universities.
Serve as Virtual Tax Manger for four different universities.
Served three years on the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel and the Advisory Committee to the Tax Exempt/Governmental Entities Division of the IRS.
Recovering IRS Agent after 15 years with the IRS. But don't hold that against me!
Editor and publisher of ‘Tax Updates for Colleges and Universities’ which is distributed to over 4500 people at colleges and universities in the Business and Finance Departments across the United States.
Published Author of "Taxation for Universities and Colleges: Six Steps to a Successful Tax Compliance Program" (Wiley Publishers, 2013) , 'Resources from The Tax Translator" and "Let's Talk Tax" magazine
Specialties: Non-profit taxation, especially taxation of colleges and universities. Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT), Fringe Benefits, Sales Tax, International Student Taxation, Independent Contractor, Six Steps to a Successful Tax Compliance Program and Tax Updates for Colleges and Universities.
Contact me at Steve@TheTaxTranslator.com or give me a call at 732.853.4721