Author

Benjamin Takis

Tax-Exempt Solutions, PLLC

Benjamin Takis is the founder and principal attorney of Tax-Exempt Solutions, PLLC, a law firm specializing in tax, corporate governance, and employment issues for non-profits. Since beginning his practice in 2006, Ben has devoted his career to representing non-profit organizations and tax-exempt entities. Prior to starting his own firm, Ben worked as an associate at the premier Washington D.C. labor firm Bredhoff & Kaiser and the leading employee benefits boutique Groom Law Group. Throughout his career, Ben has represented some of the largest pension funds, welfare trusts and labor organizations in the country, along with public charities, lobbying groups, trade associations, and other non-profit organizations of all types and sizes. Ben also speaks frequently on legal issues affecting non-profits for organizations such as the Center for Nonprofit Advancement, the Foundation Center, the Greater Washington Society of CPAs, Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts, and others.

Ben earned his Juris Doctor degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2006, where he graduated magna cum laude, with a concentration in taxation. As a law student, Ben was a recipient of the ABA-BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor and Employment Law, and a winner of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel Writing Competition. Prior to law school, Ben earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the George Washington University in 2001, where he graduated summa cum laude.