James Trebby

James Trebby
James Trebby Marquette University

004 David Straz Hall

Milwaukee WI United States of America (414) 288-8050
Curriculum Vitae ePublications

Associate Professor Emeritus of Accounting

Dr. Trebby joined the faculty in Summer, 1983. He was an Assistant Professor of Accounting at the University of Kentucky from 1981-83. He was an Instructor at Marquette University from 1973-78 before earning his doctorate at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Trebby worked for the Big 4 firm now known as Deloitte, LLP.


Ph.D – University of Kentucky, 1982

MBA – Marquette University, 1973

BS - Marquette University, 1971

Professional Interests

Individual income taxation, corporation, partnership, and S corporation taxation, international taxation, estate and gift taxation, and personal finance.

Selected Publications

“Targeted Tax Breaks,” Practical Tax Strategies, Volume 82, Number 3, March 2009, pp.1” 

“Trading in CO2 Credits: Tax Issues to Consider,” CPA Journal, Volume 49, Number 1, January 2009, (with William Harden and Maureen Mascha).

Awards, Honors, & Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant

Personal Interests

College, high school, and grade school licensed official in baseball, basketball, football, and girl’s softball.