Thomas M. Rath


    Mr. Rath is a Deputy Area Counsel in the Small Business/Self- Employed Division of the Office of Chief Counsel-Internal Revenue Service in Philadelphia.  He has been employed by the Office of Chief Counsel in different capacities, including as a Special Assistant United States Attorney, since 1987.  Prior to that, he worked for a large public accounting firm and became a Certified Public Accountant.  


  • B.B.A. 1982 Western Michigan University
  • J.D. 1985 University of Detroit School of Law
  • LL.M. 1999 Villanova University School of Law

Courses and Seminars

  • Tax Prosecutions and Civil Penalties

Contact Us


Phone Numbers
Office: 610-519-7043 or
Professor Vines: 610-519-4533
FAX: 610-519-8018

Office Hours
Spring and Fall: 9:00 AM – 8:15 PM
Summer: 9:00 AM – 6:30 PM