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... for the implementation of sound, long-term tax policies that promote the global competitiveness of the U.S. high technology industry.

The Silicon Valley Tax Directors Group is composed of representatives from leading high-technology companies with corporate offices predominantly located in the area between San Francisco and San Jose, California (widely known as the "Silicon Valley"). The group was formed in 1981.

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N. James Shachoy

B.A. College of the Holy Cross; J.D. Villanova University

Senior Managing Director, Global Tax


1255 Treat Boulevard, Suite 400

Walnut Creek, California 94597


925.974.5220 PHONE

925.974.5399 FAX

Professional Organizations

American Bar Association; International Fiscal Association; Tax Executives Institute


Public accounting; partnership and corporate tax management. Current responsibilities include managing corporate tax function and inter-company transactions worldwide.

Company Profile

Accenture is a leading professional services company, with capabilities in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. We help organizations maximize their performance and achieve their vision. We develop and implement technology solutions to improve our clients’ productivity and efficiency — and may run parts of their business. Ultimately, we enable our clients to become high-performance businesses and governments. We have taken bold strategic actions over the last few years to drive differentiation and make Accenture the leading professional services company in the new digital world and are successfully rotating our business to the New — which we define as the combination of digital-related, cloud-related and security-related services... enabled by new and innovative technology. We serve more than 5,000 clients in 120+ countries, and generated $34.9 billion in annual revenues in fiscal ended August 31, 2017.

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