Barry is celebrating 31 years as a tax professional. He has been an Enrolled Agent since 1990 and a Fellow of the National Tax Practice Institute since 1993. He is the principal in his firm, D. Barry Iacono and Associates, in Virginia Beach, VA. Barry 's areas of specialization include tax preparation, representation, and education; investments; retirement, estate, and business consulting and planning. Barry has been speaking and teaching for more than 24 years. His background includes speaking on a variety of tax topics to numerous organizations in many venues including NSTP, VASEA and Chapters, and MD Society of Accountants. In 1987 Barry became a Certified Financial Planner. He holds FINRA licenses 7, 63, & 24. He is a graduate of The George Washington University with Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in business.