Thomas Aiello

Tom Aiello is part of Taxand USA. He advises on complex income tax and business matters that impact business operations. He brings a results-driven approach and more than 30 years of experience to analysing the needs of real estate companies and providing comprehensive tax services to closely held businesses.  

Tom has advised real estate companies in all phases of development and provides the full spectrum of senior-level tax advisory services and support to companies in the midst of growing and operating first-class construction and / or real estate investment businesses. Tom has advised diverse real estate companies in the development of large and multi-purpose projects, focusing on residential, commercial, office and golf course communities.  

Prior to Taxand USA, Tom was CEO for a commercial real estate company that builds and manages large, planned-unit, residential developments, shopping centres and golf courses. Previously, he founded and built Aiello & Associates, LLC, an independent tax consulting firm focused on the real estate industry. Before that, he served as a partner at Arthur Andersen, focusing his 30-year career on the real estate industry in the Washington Metropolitan marketplace. Tom ultimately rose to become Managing Partner for the firm's National Federal Business Tax Practice and Regional Managing Partner of Tax for its Southeast Region.

Tom earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from Stetson University and a juris doctor from Georgetown University Law Center. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the District of Columbia and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Tom also sits on the Board of Directors for a construction company.