Jessica L. Jeane, J.D.

As Western CPE’s Senior Director of Tax, Jessica L. Jeane, J.D. keeps her finger on the pulse of Congress and the IRS. She has an extensive background in analyzing and writing on issues related to federal tax policy and IRS administration and regularly attends exclusive legislative briefings, congressional hearings, and markups on Capitol Hill as well as public hearings at IRS headquarters.

Jessica’s legislative and regulatory procedural knowledge, coupled with her tax policy expertise, make her well-versed in the complex world of tax policymaking and administration.

Before her years analyzing tax law with Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting (CCH) and Bloomberg BNA, Jessica represented taxpayers in a wide range of matters before the IRS. Immediately prior to joining Western CPE, Jessica was the managing director of public policy and acting CEO at the National Society of Accountants (NSA) where she was instrumental in leading the organization’s nonpartisan policy agendas, education, and advocacy efforts.

Jessica holds a J.D., cum laude, from the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law and a B.S. from the University of Maryland, College Park.