Law Offices of Charles A. Ray

For several years Charles served as attorney to the Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service and twice received the Chief Counsel's Outstanding Performance Award. His peers gave him the highest rating possible for legal ability and ehtical standards.

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Firm Overview

A seasoned, successful, and highly regarded tax attorney, Charles Ray fights for individuals and large corporations. Whatever tax crisis you are facing, you need an experienced tax attorney standing by you. Charles Ray is that attorney and he will work diligently to resolve your tax controversies quickly and efficiently.

We under promise and over deliver. The Tax Law Firm of Charles A. Ray, Jr. represents individuals and businesses all over the United States, not just in Washington, D. C. The firm thrives not only because of satisfied clients and its reputation for success, but also because of referrals from other attorneys who know and trust the quality of Charles Ray's work. We deliver personal attention to our clients by listening, remaining accessible, and promptly responding to their needs. We are selective about the cases we accept to ensure the consistent delivery of exceptional service and personal commitment to each case.

Just read these testimonials from a handful of our happy clients:

"Attorney Ray strategically handled a nightmarish situation for our business with the IRS. He gave us a peace of mind and we will always be grateful to him."
-J., March 26, 2013


"Mr. Charles A. Ray is the one to have as your Tax Attorney if you are looking for someone to remove the stress and sleepless nights when it comes to dealing with the IRS. I appreciate the way he explains in detail what is going to take place once our case is presented to the IRS and the way he answered our questions.

Mr. Charles A. Ray holds the highest standard of ethical values and has a kind heart when it comes to making sure his client is satisfied.

If I should need more tax assistance, I definitely will be coming back to Mr. Charles A. Ray, Tax Attorney."
-J&M P., March 1, 2013


"Mr. Ray has been a literal life-saver for me. I had both chronic IRS and state tax difficulties and the stress had actually become debilitating to my health. Mr. Ray has handled all these matters quickly, thoroughly, and reassuringly and has been quite understanding. Because of him, I have my life back. He is definitely the go-to man in dealing with the Feds or state."
-Barbara M., February 11, 2013

Contact Attorney Charles Ray today - by your side, solving problems, managing risks.
Main Office

Main Office
1001 16th Street, N.W.
Washington  DC  20036

Phone
  • (202) 824-8123
Fax
  • (202) 824-0640
Tax
By Your Side. Solving Problems. Managing Risks.
We work with individuals and corporations in resolving tax issues.

We litigate cases before the United States Tax Court.

We perform business legal audits.

We provide general counsel services in all areas of business operation and management such as internal governance, compliance, financing, and employment issues.

Charles Ray

Charles A. Ray, Jr. concentrates his practice in Federal Tax Law, representing both individuals and corporations. His impeccable resume reveals a proven record of hard work, integrity, and accountability. For your individual tax needs, Charles Ray will provide prompt personalized service at an affordable rate. His vast business background makes him the ideal Tax Lawyer for corporate interests as well. His peers nominated him for, and he received, the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Rating of AV.


Charles currently serves as the Chairman & Manager of the District of Columbia Chamber of Commerce Employers Advocacy Program, and has also served on the Board of Directors for the DC Chamber of Commerce. He has previously served as chairman of the DCCC Political Action Committee (PAC).

Other legal experience includes General Counsel for the Black Human Resources Network, Principal for Rothman Ray & Small, LLC, and Senior VP/General Counsel at National Loan Servicenter, Inc., where he managed all corporate legal affairs and supervised 96 attorneys & 20 paralegals.

Attorney Ray is a three-time recipient of the Chief Counsel Outstanding Performance Award and the recipient of the Executive of the Year Award from the National Loan Servicenter, Inc.

His experience includes service as a Senior Trial Attorney at the Internal Revenue Service, a Staff Writer/Press Aid to US Congressman John Conyers, Jr., a Managing Editor (1979-1980) of the North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, and serving on the Holderness Moot Court Bench (1979-1980).
Education
  • Haverford College
    B.A. in English
    cum laude
  • University of North Carolina School of Law
    JD

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