Solvable Expert Review Team

Solvable is proud to lead the charge against misleading and incorrect information regarding debt and finance online. We take our role as your personal finance guide seriously and rely on our Expert Review Team to maintain our content to the highest standard.


Our expert review team is comprised of IRS enrolled agents, CPAs, and tax attorneys – professionals who have extensive knowledge of IRS rules and the nuances of tax resolution. These experts are carefully selected with the following criteria in mind:
  • Years of Experience
  • Certifications, Licenses & Degrees
  • Expertise in Debt Resolution Topics


Above all, Solvable values honesty and integrity. This means you can trust that we update our content as new information becomes available, all our statistics and figures are fact-checked and all our recommendations are evidence-based. The Solvable Expert Review Team is here to make sure you are getting verified, trustworthy and up-to-date information – to put it simply, they’ve got your back!

  • Jonathan D. Sooriash

    Jonathan David Sooriash Esq. LL.M. is a Tax Attorney and the Managing Partner at J. David Tax Law, a nationwide tax firm that specializes in resolving tax debt and audit representation. After earning his law degree in 2010 and his Masters in Tax Law in 2011 he began representing taxpayers before the IRS and the state tax agencies. He began helping people resolve their tax issues via offers in compromise, hardships, installment agreements, audit reconsideration and representation in United States Tax Court. When the firm was founded, it was on one principle, to have taxpayers assigned to an actual tax attorney and nothing less. When it comes to representation, J. David Tax Law believes that attorneys are the most qualified to handle tax representation and collection issues. With a staff of nearly 40 tax attorneys, J. David Tax Law has attorneys that have dealt with a variety of difficult tax situations and whom find creative ways to solve them.
  • Joe Valinho

    My name is Joe Valinho (President) and I built Justice Tax, LLC on one guiding principle – Justice for ALL taxpayers. Every day countless Americans who are worried and stressed ask our team of Attorneys, Enrolled Agents, and CPAs if we would fight for them. With $2.2 billion of back taxes solved and over 20,000 taxpayers helped, our answer is always “Yes” to getting the justice they deserve, and we can do the same for you and your family. Keeping with our founding fathers, “Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness,” we created the Client Bill of Rights, ensuring that you receive RESPECT, while we navigate through the collection process. We will work countless hours to provide you FREEDOM from the IRS, and finally the Peace of Mind you deserve. We are on a mission to bring Truth, Justice, and Liberty for All taxpayers. Let us help you.
  • Arian Azimzadeh

    Arian serves as the CEO at Tax Hardship Center, LLC – one of the nation’s leading tax resolution companies. Credentialled by the US Department of Treasury as an Enrolled Agent, Arian is avid about providing transparency in the tax resolution industry. Arian is an author and editor at Solvable and contributes specifically on tax resolution topics. With nearly a decade of financial services experience, Arian has well-rounded knowledge of the tax resolution industry and has led Tax Hardship Center to become one of the nation’s top tax resolution companies.
  • Jacob Dayan

    Jacob Dayan, Esq. is a tax attorney at Community Tax, and also serves as the company's CMO. Jacob is a contributor to Solvable, writing articles and verifying article information for accuracy and recency.He attended law school at Mitchell Hamline School of Law, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and received his Juris Doctor degree. In 2010, he co-founded Community Tax, a full service tax company helping customers nationwide with all of their tax resolution needs. CTax has emerged as a leader in the tax services industry, and has assisted tens of thousands of consumers and small businesses across the country.
  • Melissa Northrup

    Melissa Northrup has a degree in Accounting and is an Enrolled Agent who has been practicing in the tax industry since 2004. She is a member of the Greater Long Beach Chapter of the California Society of Tax Consultants (CSTC) and specializes in IRS and State Tax Resolution. Honesty and integrity are paramount to her.IRS Enrolled Agent #103126IRS CAF# 0311-96117R