Law Office of GERALD W. KELLYESQ. 
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Maryland Court of Appeals

Gerald W. Kelly has devoted his legal career to representing clients entangled in major disputes with the Internal Revenue Service ("IRS").  He has extensive experience in collection and examination cases and has represented many taxpayers before the IRS Appeals Division on those issues, as well.  Mr. Kelly also defends clients against criminal tax charges.

Mr. Kelly represents clients involved in litigation before the U.S. Tax Court, where he has tried numerous cases and settled many more.  Mr. Kelly has also argued before the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.  In the U.S. District Courts, Mr. Kelly has represented clients involved in a wide variety of civil and criminal matters. 

Mr. Kelly began his professional career with the IRS in 1991, where he was assigned to field offices in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.  As a Revenue Officer, Mr. Kelly was responsible for civil investigations and enforcement actions.  Mr. Kelly was also trained as an Offer in Compromise Examiner and evaluated settlement proposals submitted by individual and corporate taxpayers.  Mr. Kelly, moreover, was selected to secure delinquent tax debts and returns from IRS employees in the Washington, DC area. 

While in law school, Mr. Kelly was a paralegal specialist/law clerk with the United States Department of Justice, where he supported attorneys engaged in complex civil cases at trial and on appeal.  While there, Mr. Kelly received a Special Achievement Award from Attorney General Janet Reno. 

Mr. Kelly is a graduate of the University of Maryland, B.A., and the University of Baltimore, J.D.  He has completed graduate coursework in accounting and is presently a CPA candidate. 

Mr. Kelly was interviewed on ABC News concerning IRS procedures and has also provided commentary to Fox Business Network, CNN, USA Today, The Baltimore SunThe Washington Post, The Washington Times and other major news sources. Mr. Kelly has been a guest lecturer on IRS controversies at the University of Baltimore and the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service.  He has also taught continuing legal education courses for the National Business Institute.

Mr. Kelly is committed to pro bono service to those unable to afford an attorney.  He was honored with the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service Educator of the Year Award in 2008 and the Maryland State Bar Association J. Ronald Shiff Memorial Pro Bono Award in 2010.  Mr. Kelly is currently a member of the MSBA Tax Council.

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U.S Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
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U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
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U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois
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IRS tax attorney Gerald W. Kelly is a former IRS Revenue Officer. He resolves civil and criminal tax problems in Maryland, DC, Virginia, and throughout the United States.  The tax law firm provides help with IRS Offer in Compromise, IRS tax audit, IRS collection, IRS appeals, IRS litigation, US Tax Court, employment taxes, IRS levy, IRS lien, IRS seizure, IRS criminal investigation, IRS responsible person assessments, IRS trust fund recovery penalty, unpaid business employment taxes, and all other major IRS problems.  The law firm is located in Columbia, Maryland (MD).
10320 Little Patuxent Parkway 
Suite 608 
Columbia, MD 21044

(410) 740-8750
(443) 542-0069, Facsimile

Mr. Kelly is a founding shareholder of Kelly | Dorsey, P.C.  The staff of Kelly | Dorsey includes former IRS Revenue Agents, former IRS Revenue Officers, and CPAs.  In addition to tax controversy and tax litigation, Kelly | Dorsey also provides a full-range of commercial litigation and corporate services.  More information regarding Kelly | P.C. can be found by following the links below.

Kelly | Dorsey, P.C.

Gerald W. Kelly, Jr., Partner
Gregory A. Dorsey, Partner
Daniel S. Heller, L.L.M. in Taxation, Associate
Vadim D. Ronzhes, C.P.A., Associate