Zac Johnston is a skilled tax attorney whose approach to the practice of law is defined by his objectivity and resourcefulness. He is committed to understanding his clients' situations and desired outcomes to find the best solution to meet their goals. Zac strives to provide honest advice and unique solutions that align with his clients' goals, and his resourcefulness and openness to ideas allow him to be creative in finding solutions. Zac assists both business owners and individuals by providing comprehensive legal representation in all aspects of tax controversy, including audits, appeals, and collections.
When Zac meets with his clients, their primary concerns typically revolve around notices or enforcement actions from the IRS or state taxing authorities. Zac works to put them in the best possible position based on the specific facts of their case by fully understanding their business or personal finances.
Zac's passion for tax law lies in his ability to solve complex puzzles. Zac's ability to empathize and connect with his clients enables him to better serve their needs and achieve their goals. He derives the most fulfillment from seeing his clients' relief when their tax problems are behind them, allowing them to move forward. Zac's dedication to his clients, combined with his passion for tax law, makes him a valuable asset to those seeking legal counsel in this area.
Northeastern University, D’Amore-McKim School of Business (B.S., 2015)
American University, Washington College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2019)
American University, Kogod School of Business (MBA, 2019)
Outside of work Zac enjoys going to sporting events, cooking and working on old VWs.
Admissions & Certifications
District of Columbia
U.S. Tax Court