Kenny Gast

Administrative Law Judge, Los Angeles

Kenny Gast received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Riverside in 2006, his J.D. from Southwestern Law School in 2009, and his LL.M. in Taxation from Chapman University School of Law in 2011.  He was admitted to the California Bar in 2009.  After earning his LL.M., Mr. Gast started his professional tax career at Moss Adams LLP, a public accounting firm, where he specialized in all aspects of multistate income/franchise tax matters.  Thereafter, and prior to joining the Office of Tax Appeals, he was a state and local tax practitioner at Ernst & Young, a large public accounting firm, where he continued to specialize in all aspects of multistate income/franchise taxes.  He has published articles in State Tax Notes and been a frequent speaker before professional tax associations.  In addition to being a licensed attorney, Mr. Gast is a certified public accountant (CPA) in California.