Laurence C. Rubin, CPA, a partner in Aronson's Tax Services Group, has more than 25 years of experience serving small businesses and high net worth individuals. With a passion for technical excellence and a commitment to client service, Larry provides small business start-up and growth stage guidance, tax planning and compliance services. He works with clients to create tax planning strategies that minimize risk, helping them understand the tax implications of their day-to-day choices.
Always mindful of his clients’ best interests, Larry helps negotiate tax debts and resolve tax disputes, including individual and business lien and levy relief, income tax examinations, worker classification disputes, reasonable compensation audits of C and S corporations, and other targeted audit programs. His ability to present tax issues in layman’s terms has made him a valuable expert witness or neutral intermediary in civil litigation matters, earning each side’s trust while navigating complex financial issues. Additionally, Larry has specialized expertise in the tax issues faced by same-sex couples.
In 2014, Larry helped create Aronson’s Professional Services Industry Group, which serves the needs of architects, attorneys, consultants, physicians, dentists, engineers, lobbyists, and real estate agents/appraisers, among others.
A knowledgeable and engaging communicator, Larry is frequently called upon to make presentations to organizations like the Washington Board of Trade, Northern Virginia Technology Council, and national industry associations. As an expert commentator, he has appeared on CBS radio’s “Wealth of the Nation” and has contributed articles and commentary to other publications.
Larry graduated magna cum laude from Towson State University in 1987 with bachelor’s degrees in accounting and economics, and he is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.