NTPI Level 1 Online Instructor Biographies
LG Brooks, EA, is a senior consultant at The Tax Practice, Inc., a representation firm in Dallas, Texas. In full-time practice since 1990, his areas of practice include tax representation, tax consulting, tax preparation, and pre-Tax Court litigation support services. LG is an NTPI Fellow™ and teaches in NTPI Level 1 and Level 3, and is a Graduate Level in Representation instructor.
Frank Degen, EA, USTCP, is an NTPI Fellow and a non-attorney admitted to practice in the United States Tax Court. He has served twice as NAEA President, and as Chair of IRSAC, the IRS Advisory Council, in 2009. Frank practices as a sole-proprietor in Setauket, New York. Frank is an NTPI Level 3, and Graduate Level in Representation instructor.
Marc Dombrowski, EA, is president of Tax Help Associates, Inc. with seven offices on the East Coast. He has specialized in IRS and state collection/representation issues since 1994. Marc has considerable experience in federal/state payment plans, trust fund recovery penalty cases, offers in compromise, lien priority law, innocent spouse, and penalty abatement cases. Marc is a proud NTPI Fellow and is an NTPI Level 2 instructor.
Thomas A. Gorczynski, EA, USTCP, is the CEO of Gorczynski & Associates, LLC in Baltimore, Maryland. His firm specializes in tax preparation, international tax compliance, and tax problem representation. Tom is admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court. He is a speaker and writer on tax law and procedure and has been published in EA Journal. Tom is an NTPI Fellow, NTPI Level 1 and Graduate Level in Representation instructor.
Claudia A. Hill, EA, MBA, is a nationally recognized tax professional and frequent lecturer on taxation of individuals, tax planning, and representation before IRS. She is editor-in-chief of the CCH, Inc., Journal of Tax Practice and Procedure and a frequent presenter at the IRS Tax Forums. She is an NTPI Fellow and an instructor of NTPI Level 1, 3 and the Graduate Level in Representation.
Kevin C. Huston, EA, USTCP, ChFC, CLU, is the president of Blue Ridge Tax Advisors Inc., in Asheville, North Carolina. He has authored several tax and financial articles for professional journals. Kevin is admitted to practice before the US Tax Court as a non-attorney practitioner and presented the 2016 National Conference plenary. Kevin is an NTPI Fellow, an NTPI Level 1 and Graduate Level in Representation instructor.
Clarice Landreth, EA, is the Internal Auditor/Training Coordinator at Omni Financial in Broomfield, Colorado. Clarice has over 13 years of experience representing taxpayers before the IRS and state taxing authorities. In 2015, she served as the Secretary of the Colorado Society of Enrolled Agents and is a current NTPI Planning Committee member. Clarice became an NTPI Fellow in 2013 and is an NTPI Level 1 and Graduate Level in Representation instructor.
Alan Pinck, EA, is the NAEA Education Committee Chair, past Education Foundation Trustee, and has previously held board positions in CSEA. He teaches at the CSEA Super Seminars and teaches a Part 2 SEE preparation class. His practice in the San Francisco Bay Area specializes in personal and business tax return preparation as well as audit representation. Alan serves as an NTPI Level 1 and 2 instructor.