Ronald Dabrowski

Principal and Technical Deputy, Washington National Tax


Ron Dabrowski has more than 20 years of experience in international and business taxation. He was a partner at KPMG from 2004 through 2010 and returned to KPMG in 2014 after serving in a variety of executive positions in the federal government:

  • Special Counsel in the Treasury Department’s Office of Tax Policy
  • International Tax Counsel on the Majority Staff of the Senate Finance Committee
  • Deputy Associate Chief Counsel (International – Technical) at the IRS Chief Counsel’s office. 

Ron has extensive experience with the U.S. international tax rules applicable to U.S. and non-U.S. multinational corporations. He has played leading roles in the design and implementation of a number of large-scale, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, including the planning and execution of business separations and acquisition integration. His experience spans a variety of industries, including work in telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, financial businesses, oil and gas, and oil-field services.  

Ron has also taken leadership roles within KPMG on emerging and cutting-edge tax issues, including leadership roles in KPMG’s tax reform analysis group and section 385 practice. Ron is also part of KPMG’s Complex Transactions Group.

Ron is a co-author with Kevin Dolan et al of U.S. Taxation of International Mergers, Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures (Warren, Gorham & Lamont). He is a frequent speaker and writer on a variety of international tax and tax policy topics.

Ron is an adjunct professor at the Georgetown University Law Center. He is a past chair of the AICPA's International Tax Technical Resource Panel. He is a member of the Washington D.C. chapter of the International Fiscal Association. He is also a member of the American Bar Association's Tax Section. Ron has a BA degree, summa cum laude, from Boston College, and an MA degree in economics and a JD degree with honors from Duke University.

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