Principal, National Tax Department

Dianne C. Mehany recently joined EY Private as a Principal in the National Tax Department. She was previously a member of an international tax boutique in Washington, DC, where she served on the Board of Directors for the firm.   

Her practice focuses on international tax compliance and planning for high net-worth individuals, including tax audits in the cross-border context, foreign tax credits, tax treaties, residency determinations, and pre-immigration and pre-expatriation planning.

She particularly specializes in the classification and U.S. tax impact of, and U.S. reporting obligations for, foreign trusts and trust equivalents. Dianne has extensive experience in tax controversies, particularly regarding the defence of reporting for trusts, closely held businesses, and offshore assets