Nancy B. Romano

Biography

    Nancy B. Romano currently serves as the Acting Area Counsel for Area 2. Ms. Romano assists the Division Counsel in supervising over 50 attorneys and 8 paralegals situated in 6 states who provide legal services to the Small Business/Self-Employed Division, the Wage & Investment Division, and the Taxpayer Advocate Service. Area 2 SB/SE attorneys handle litigation in the United States Tax Court and provide services for all collection activity for all IRS Divisions. Area 2 uniquely supports the SB client by handling all excise tax refund cases. Additionally, Area 2 handles significant issues involving U.S. individuals and small business taxpayers residing abroad and nonresident aliens with US filing requirements.

    Ms. Romano received a B.A. from Lehigh University in 1982. In 1985, she received a J.D. from New York Law School. In 1992, she received her LL. M. in Taxation from George Washington University

    Ms. Romano first started as an Estate and Gift Tax Attorney in the Manhattan District in 1985. She joined the Office of Chief Counsel in 1986 as an attorney in the Manhattan District Counsel Office. From 1987 thru 1991, Ms. Romano served as a trial attorney on the staff of the Associate Chief Counsel (Litigation). From 1991 thru 1995, Ms. Romano was a Senior Attorney Advisor in the Field Service Division, Procedural Branch. From 1995 thru 1997, Ms. Romano served as a Senior Attorney Advisor with the Income Tax and Accounting Division. From 1997 to 2000, Ms. Romano served as a Supervisory Senior Technician Reviewer with the Procedure and Administration Division. Ms. Romano served as the Deputy Area Counsel from 2000 to 2007. Ms. Romano is an Adjunct Professor in the Graduate Tax Program at Villanova University School of Law where she teaches the Tax Practice and Procedure course.

    Ms. Romano is a member of the District of Columbia, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania Bars and is admitted to practice before the U.S. Tax Court and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.

Education

  • B.A. 1982 Lehigh University
  • J.D. 1985 New York Law School
  • LL.M. 1992 George Washington University

Courses and Seminars

  • Tax Procdedure

Important:  Curriculum Changes Effective Fall 2014

Tax Research and Writing (LTX-3228)  and Law Governing Tax Practice (LTX-5000)  have been consolidated to create a new course  LTX-5005 Professional Responsibility of Tax Practitioners. This new required course will be offered for the first time in Fall 2014.  LTX-3228 and LTX-5000 will no longer be offered.  For students matriculating prior to Fall 2014: If you have already taken either LTX-3228  or LTX-5000, you are not required to take this new course.  If you have previously taken Law Governing Tax Practice, you simply select another elective course in order to meet your course requirements.

Contact Us

Email

Phone Numbers
Office: 610-519-7043 or
1-888-GRAD-TAX
Professor Vines: 610-519-4533
FAX: 610-519-8018

Office Hours
Spring and Fall:
M-Th 9:00 AM – 8:15 PM, F until 5 PM

Summer:
M-Th 9:00 AM – 6:30 PM, F until 12 PM