Jacob Triolo has been helping to shape federal tax policy since moving to Washington D.C. in 2004. Drawing on his extensive experience on Capitol Hill, Jacob brings to his clients a unique ability to identify public policy opportunities, develop effective lobbying strategies, and achieve success by utilizing a wide network of Senate and House relationships with key decision-makers.
Before joining Capitol Tax Partners, Jacob served as the Legislative Director and Tax Policy Counsel for now-Senator Todd Young (R-IN) of the Senate Finance Committee while he served as a member of the House Ways and Means Committee. Additionally, Jacob served on the staffs of Senator Olympia J. Snowe (R-ME) and Senator Gordon H. Smith (R-OR), both members of the Senate Finance Committee.
During his time on the Hill, Jacob worked extensively and advised his bosses on tax legislation, including the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008, the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2007, the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Tax Act of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012, and the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012. Jacob also worked to advance a number of priorities for then-Congressman Todd Young in the Camp Tax Reform Discussion Draft.
Jacob earned his LLM in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center, JD from Washington and Lee University School of Law, and BA from the University of Oregon.