William R. Davis

  • before joining Capitol Tax Partners, Davis served as Legislative Director and Tax Policy Counsel for Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY), who was a member of the Ways and Means Committee during the drafting and passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in 2017.
  • as head of Mr. Reed’s legislative team, he helped advance all of the Congressman’s legislative priorities and advised him on tax, trade, pension, and financial services issues.  He helped the Congressman develop and introduce several important pieces of legislation, and was instrumental in the Congressman’s efforts on tax reform.
  • previously, he worked for three years as a Legal Reporter for Tax Analysts, where he wrote news articles and in-depth analyses for Tax Notes with a focus on Treasury and IRS guidance relating to financial institutions and products, insurance companies, controversy, and general tax administration.
  • he earned his L.LM. in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center and J.D. from Suffolk University Law School.
  • he is a member of the Massachusetts Bar and admitted to practice in the U.S. Tax Court.