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Inez Mello

Inez Mello

Director, State & Local Taxes


Inez M. Mello, MBA has over 35 years of state and local tax experience. A seasoned tax professional, Inez’s areas of expertise include all facets of multi-state and local tax planning and compliance.

Ms. Mello’s wide breadth of state and local tax knowledge is reflected in the numerous seminars and education symposiums that she leads for associations including The Boston Tax Institute, Lorman Education Services and the Massachusetts Society of CPA’s. Ms. Mello is the prior Chair of the Massachusetts Society of CPA’s State Taxation Committee and has served on CCH’s National State Tax Advisory Board and the Governing Board of the Streamlined Sales Tax Project. Ms. Mello has continued her scholastic pursuits, serving as an adjunct professor for Bryant University. Ms. Mello is Bryant University’s Graduate Multi-State Tax Professor and received the 2016 & 2019 Graduate School of Business Award for Outstanding MST Faculty.

Ms. Mello is extremely well-known throughout the business community and was recognized by the U.S. Small Business Administration as the Rhode Island Women in Business Champion of the Year in 2007.

Prior to becoming a multi-state tax consultant, Ms. Mello has served in various Director Roles for several CPA firms throughout New England. In this capacity, she helped establish and grow their state and local tax practices as well as oversaw all multi-state and local tax issues.


  • MBA – Taxation; Bryant University
  • BS – Accounting; Bryant University

Professional Affiliations

  • Chair –of the Massachusetts Society of CPA’s State Taxation Committee
  • Institute of Managerial Accountants – Providence, RI Chapter Past President
  • Rhode Island Accounting Association of Professors (RIAAP)