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Nathan Rigney, The Tax Institute

Nathan Rigney, JD, is a lead tax research analyst at The Tax Institute at H&R Block. The Tax Institute (TTI) – made up of highly qualified tax experts from tax attorneys, CPAs, enrolled agents and those with a master’s degree in tax – studies the changing tax laws so H&R Block can support its network of 70,000 tax professionals, DIY tax preparation products and virtual tax prep services. Rigney monitors proposed tax legislation at the state and federal level, analyzes recently enacted legislation for impact to corporate and individual taxpayers, communicates changes to internal stakeholders, and performs media interviews on income tax topics.

Rigney has appeared in the New York Times, Good Morning America, CNBC, Bustle, Thrillist, and more, including live local broadcast appearances.

Rigney received his Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Kansas and earned his Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law.

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