Alex Parker

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Alex M. Parker is a principal at Capitol Counsel, LLC. Parker brings over 10 years of experience reporting on international and corporate taxation in Washington, D.C., most recently as a senior tax correspondent with Law360 and as a reporter with Bloomberg Tax, both acclaimed trade publications for federal taxation. In those positions, Parker provided in-depth analysis and coverage of some of the most complex and pressing issues in international taxation, including international negotiations at the G-20 on global tax avoidance and the passage of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

Before becoming a tax reporter, Parker covered Congress and the federal government for U.S. News & World Report and Government Executive, a magazine covering the federal workforce. He also worked for the Toledo Blade and the Lorain Morning Journal, both in Ohio, where he covered local government.


  • Oberlin College – B.A.

Positions Held

  • Law360, Washington, D.C. – Senior Tax Correspondent. Covered international and federal taxation for Law360 Tax Authority, writing enterprise pieces and breaking news items on topics including global negotiations on how to overhaul the international tax system and federal legislation addressing international tax provisions.
  • Bloomberg Tax, Arlington, VA – Reporter. As a writer for Bloomberg Industry Group’s Transfer Pricing Report and Daily Tax Report, Parker covered federal and international tax developments.