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Uriah Ellis

Managing Director

Transaction Tax


As Managing Director of Compliance Services, Uriah oversees the compliance operation, focusing on best practices and exceptional service quality. He monitors risk, facilitates process improvements, ensures teams are supported and staffed appropriately, and identifies ways to enhance the client experience. He ensures that DMA’s compliance managers and analysts adhere to client agreements, properly report client source data, file returns accurately, make timely tax payments, meet deadlines, and adhere to jurisdictional changes. Uriah also oversees notice resolution for all clients. In addition, he meets with current and prospective clients to discuss compliance services.



15 years in sales/use tax compliance; 15 years with DMA


·       Extensive experience with all major tax software solutions and ERP systems

·       Works with clients in a broad range of industries, including food and beverage, retail, and motor fuels

·       Has prepared thousands of sales/use tax returns for DMA’s clients

·       Previous experience in the auto manufacturing industry


Automotive | Banking & Financial Services | Commercial Real Estate | Data Centers | Distribution | Energy & Utilities | Entertainment | Healthcare | Hospitality | Insurance | Leasing | Manufacturing | Mining | Oil & Gas | Pharmaceuticals | Retail | Service | Technology | Transportation | Wholesale


Vertex® | Avalara| ONESOURCE®



  • Bachelor of Arts, History – Indiana University
  • Master of Business Administration, Accounting – Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT)
  • Continually broadens his knowledge by attending seminars and researching tax law changes for multiple jurisdictions