Jacob Dayan was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. After graduating with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business, he moved to New York City, where he began a career as a financial analyst at Bear Stearns’ industry leading Financial Analytics and Structured Transactions group. Within months of joining Bear, Jacob was tasked with managing a Team of analysts responsible for financial modeling and the securitization of mortgage and asset backed securities. Shortly before Bear Stearns was acquired by JP Morgan, Jacob was again promoted into a role as a trader on the Proprietary Foreign Exchange Trading Desk.When Bear Stearns was acquired by JP Morgan, Jacob left to join Millennium Partners, a large Multi-Strategy hedge fund, where he worked as an analyst in a Global Macro Options Trading group assisting with the research and implementation of options strategies. In early 2009, Jacob left New York and returned to Chicago to be with his family and pursue a career assisting consumers and small businesses with various financial needs. In 2010, he co-founded Community Tax LLC (“CTax”) (www.communitytax.com), a full service tax company helping customers nationwide with all of their tax resolution, tax preparation, bookkeeping and accounting 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. Community Tax strives to provide affordable services to any individuals in need. In his capacity as CEO, Mr. Dayan has assembled a strong team of attorney practitioners, CPAs and enrolled agents to deliver superior customer service and expected results. Community Tax has set the standard for customer service in the Tax Resolution Industry and is widely recognized by as an industry leader by its peers. Jacob manages all day-to-day marketing efforts, and business operations of Community Tax. As CMO, Jacob is responsible for all digital and offline marketing efforts.
Jacob also assisted in the launch of Consumer Law Group, LLC, an Illinois Law firm focused on offering legal services to the Hispanic Community. The services offered range from immigration law, to criminal defense, employment and labor law, personal injury, and family law. Jacob’s involvement at Consumer Law, inspired his return to law school at Mitchell Hamline School of Law, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and received his Juris Doctor degree. He is licensed to practice law in Illinois.