After a successful Executive career in television, Roger became interested in international taxation and was educated to the Masters Degree level in that discipline. His specialty is U.S. international taxation and treaty interpretation and he has have clients from all over the world.
In addition to his private practice, for five years, Roger was the head of the Volunteer Embassy/Consular Tax Assistance program (VECTA) for Portugal, and instructor and consultant on U.S. taxation to the Autonomous Regional Government of the Azores. He currently instructs members of the Portuguese government on U.S./ Portuguese tax issues.
Additionally, Roger has lectured, contributed articles, and consulted on international tax issues affecting both aliens and Americans to the Nat’l Assoc. of Tax professionals, American Citizens Abroad, Portuguese newspapers, and several tax forums.
In addition to a razor sharp mind, Roger is also a magnificent cook and specializes in French, Portuguese, and Asian cuisine; he even makes his own sushi. You will often find him enjoying one of his fabulous, gourmet snacks while he teaches your class.
Roger lives close to Lisbon in the seaside town of Cascais, Portugal.
In fact, you can read all about his life in Portugal in the Wall Street Journal.