Eric Hylton

Eric Hylton

alliantgroup National Director of Compliance

Former IRS Commissioner of Small Business/Self Employed Division

Eric Hylton is also the former IRS Commissioner of the Small Business/Self–Employed Division (SB/SE); where he was responsible for overseeing all IRS audits and collection activity of small and mid-sized businesses. In addition, Eric held several prominent positions at the IRS, including serving as Deputy of the Criminal Investigation (CI) Division and as CI’s head of International Operations.

At alliantgroup as the National Director of Compliance, Eric employs his years of experience at the IRS to assist alliantgroup’s clients as an ambassador for U.S. small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) and in helping others become tax compliant.


Eric possesses a Global reputation as the most sought after Executive with respect to forensic, tax, and financial crimes. He has an extensive track record investigating the most significant domestic and international financial crimes for the IRS, where he led the IRS’ most sensitive criminal tax, money laundering, international corruption, civil fraud, and bank secrecy act violations.