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  • Tax

Wade McKnight




Executive summary

As GT's Federal Tax Controversy Lead, Wade focuses on assisting our clients with all aspects of their IRS tax controversy issues. Wade has over 20 years of experience serving tax clients in various capacities and specialties, including extensive tax controversies experience over a broad range of clients including several Fortune 100 energy companies, a Major League Baseball team, global retailers, airlines, investment funds, high-wealth individuals, and many others. His Tax Controversies specialty is handling IRS case management for primarily LB%26I cases at both the Examination and Appeals levels. As a Managing Director in TPQ, Wade also manages policy, procedure, and risk in connection with GT's provision of tax services.



Professional qualifications and memberships

  • Texas State Bar
  • Louisiana State Bar
  • U.S. Tax Court


  • Wade received his J.D. from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University.

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