WTAS Promotes Tax Director Serving Baltimore and Washington D.C. Offices

Mar 17, 2009, 08:23 ET from WTAS LLC

WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- WTAS LLC recently promoted Luke Coombs to the role of Managing Director in its Baltimore and Washington D.C. offices. Luke joined WTAS in 2007 as a Director and has over fourteen years of experience in providing tax consulting and compliance services to business enterprises and individuals.

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"Since joining WTAS nearly two years ago, Luke has done an outstanding job of serving clients as well as developing our people. He has been a terrific addition to the firm as a whole and our office in particular," said David Bradt Jr., the firm's Office Managing Director for the Washington D.C. office.

"I have known Luke since he started his career as a tax staffperson in the Baltimore office of a Big 4 accounting firm. Luke has always delivered outstanding client service by solving client problems with his extraordinary technical skills and attention to detail. I am proud to have him as my colleague," said Art Yonowitz, Office Managing Director for WTAS Baltimore.

Luke is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) who practices in the areas of federal and state tax, accounting for taxation for financial statement purposes and tax compliance. He works extensively with both large and small, public and non-public companies regarding FAS 109 / FIN 48 implementation, assistance and reviews. He helps companies evaluate and plan acquisition structures and methods, and provides due diligence services.

For additional information about Luke Coombs or WTAS, contact Megan Williams or visit www.wtas.com.

About WTAS

WTAS is one of the largest independent firms in the United States, providing a wide range of tax, valuation, financial advisory and related consulting services to individual and corporate clients across the country. The firm is comprised of over 500 personnel located in fourteen major cities and encompasses top advisors with previous experience in the international accounting firms, law firms, the IRS, and state taxing authorities. Our advisors hold multiple professional credentials and have depth in a wide range of capabilities allowing us to provide clients with comprehensive, integrated solutions.

WTAS has offices serving Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Greenwich, Harrisburg, Los Angeles, New Jersey, New York City, Palo Alto, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, Washington D.C., and West Palm Beach.