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Stuart Sobel, EA
Stuart P. Sobel, EA was the president of Tax Media Network, Inc. located in Indianapolis, Indiana. He graduated in accounting from Ohio University. For 15 years, his firm, Stuart Sobel Consulting, Inc., provided tax consulting in tax planning, business creation, tax-exempt filing, strategic planning, charitable giving, employment benefits, and tax controversy issues. He helped create thousands of diverse businesses and nonprofit organizations including public charities, trade associations, and athletic organizations worldwide.
During the 30 years he worked for the Internal Revenue Service, Stuart held a number of positions, including revenue agent, expert witness, chief examination branch, chief review staff, and group manager. He was one of the co-authors of the Internal Revenue Service Examination Standards and was loaned by the IRS to the Russian Republic for the design of their tax system after the breakup of the Soviet Union. He also co-authored the IRS Guide for Return Selection and Examination Plans for Returns Program Managers.
For fourteen years, Stuart taught entrepreneurship, accounting, and tax courses as a member of the Indiana University adjunct faculty. He taught tax planning and tax controversy to CPAs and other financial professionals. He also conducted training programs for trade associations, community foundations, government agencies, and private businesses