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Alexander Reid

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Alexander Reid is of counsel in Morgan Lewis's Tax Practice. Mr. Reid advises tax-exempt organizations of all varieties, including charities, foundations, colleges and universities, museums, and other nonprofit organizations. He assists clients in structuring philanthropic enterprises and collaborations with commercial entities to accomplish charitable objectives. He represents taxpayers under audit and helps organizations improve governance and enhance tax compliance. Mr. Reid also counsels taxpayers seeking administrative guidance from the Internal Revenue Service and Treasury Department as well as on legislative matters with the U.S. Congress. For more information, view Mr. Reid's biography at www.morganlewis.com/bios/areid.

Career

Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Mr. Reid served as legislation counsel for the Joint Committee on Taxation, where he advised members of Congress and staff regarding tax policy and drafted legislation, hearing publications, and technical explanations of tax legislation. Before his time with the government, he was a senior associate in the tax practice of a prominent international law firm. He has also served at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Policy, as a tax policy fellow.

Member

Chair, Taxation Section, District of Columbia Bar; Co-chair, Important Developments Subcommittee, Section of Taxation Exempt Organizations Committee, American Bar Association

Education

New York University School of Law, 2002, LL.M.; New York University School of Law, 2001, J.D.; Yale University, 1997, B.A., With Distinction


United States: Finance

Not-for-profit (nonprofit and tax exempt organizations)

Within: Next generation lawyers

Alexander Reid - Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Within: Not-for-profit (nonprofit and tax exempt organizations)

From its base in Washington DC, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP’s TEOs practice has an established track record in acting for a number of large foundations across the spectrum of not-for-profit matters. The team handles work for organizations such as trade associations, colleges and universities, government instrumentalities, donor-advised funds and museums and cultural organizations. The group assists its nonprofit clients with a wide variety of work, such as formation of tax-exempt entities, compliance, governance, IRS audits and PRIs. In a recent highlight, the team is advising the Strada Education Network on tax compliance, corporate structuring, governance and investment-related issues; Celia Roady, who heads up the practice and is well known for assisting public charities and private foundations, is leading on this matter. Other key names are Matthew Elkin, who assists NFPs with transactional matters, and Alexander Reid, who is recommended for his advice on tax policy. Of counsel Kimberly Eney is also recommended.

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