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  • James F. McDonough, Jr. concentrates on wealth preservation and estate planning for high net worth individuals, closely held business matters and ownership succession, estate administration and income tax planning. He worked for three years for the public accounting firm, then known as Touche Ross, where he obtained his license as a Certified Public Accountant in 1983. In 1984, he was employed as a tax attorney by Union Camp Corporation where he engaged in planning for corporate income deferred compensation, qualified plan and tax-free exchanges. In 1986, Mr. McDonough was employed as Tax Manager for Monroe Systems For Business, Inc. Thereafter, he was employed as a tax attorney for five years where he engaged in corporate and estate tax planning and estate administration and litigation.

    Biography

    James F. McDonough, Jr. concentrates on wealth preservation and estate planning for high net worth individuals, closely held business matters and ownership succession, estate administration and income tax planning. He worked for three years for the public accounting firm, then known as Touche Ross, where he obtained his license as a Certified Public Accountant in 1983. In 1984, he was employed as a tax attorney by Union Camp Corporation where he engaged in planning for corporate income deferred compensation, qualified plan and tax-free exchanges. In 1986, Mr. McDonough was employed as Tax Manager for Monroe Systems For Business, Inc. Thereafter, he was employed as a tax attorney for five years where he engaged in corporate and estate tax planning and estate administration and litigation.

    Education

    • Thomas Jefferson School of Law (L.L.M., 2006)
    • Georgetown University Law Center (M.L.T., 1988)
    • Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D., 1980)
    • Rutgers Graduate School of Management (M.B.A., 1984)
    • William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia (B.B.A., 1977)

    Bar Admissions

    • New Jersey (1980)
    • New York (1988)
    • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey (1981)
    • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1981
    • U.S. Tax Court (1981)

    Affiliations

    • ABA, Tax, Real Property, Trust and Probate Sections, 1981 – Present
    • NJSBA, 1981 – Present
    • AICPA, 1981 – Present
    • NJSCPA, 1981 – Present )
    • International Compliance Association
    • International Fiscal Association (IFA)
    • International Tax Institute (ITI)
    • International Tax Planning Associate (ITPA)