Glenn E. Dance

Glenn E. Dance

Adjunct Professor


Glenn serves as personal legal and technical consultant to the Internal Revenue Service Associate ChiefCounsel (Pass-throughs and Special Industries) on some of the most important, difficult and complicated legal matters arising in the administration of the Internal Revenue laws and prepares recommendations with respect to the position to be taken by the Chief Counsel’s office on such matters. He personally represents the Associate Chief Counsel at top level Service and Treasury conferences and in meetings with Congressional staff where policy is developed and determined and reviews and advises on the impact of proposed legislation and participates in the development and coordination of legislative proposals. Glenn also acts in an advisory capacity to the Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service and other top Service and Treasury officials, advising them of possible courses of action and the consequences of controversial, complex or unique problems.


Special Counsel- Office of Chief Counsel (Associate Chief Counsel: Pass-thrus and Special Industries)-Internal Revenue Service (September 2015- present)

Adjunct Professor of Law-Georgetown University Law Center (January 2015-Present)

Tax Partner- Ernst and Young LLP (Washington DC 2002-2014)

Tax Partner- Arthur Andersen LLP (Los Angeles 1993-1995; Washington DC 1995-2002)


Temple University School of Law (JD; cum laude 1981)

Temple University School of Business Administration (BBA; magna cum laude 1978)


CPA: DC Certified Public Accountant

Bar:Texas State Bar Society


Graduate Tax Programs:

Villanova University, Master of Laws in Taxation

Villanova University, Master of Taxation