LOS ANGELES, Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kurt Heinrichson, a former Tax Partner at Deloitte Tax LLC, recently joined the Los Angeles office of WTAS as a Managing Director in the State and Local Tax (SALT) Practice.
Heinrichson has over 30 years of career experience in taxation services and served as a Partner for the last 20 years. He took on a number of tax leadership roles while at Deloitte where he advised large, complex clients on a broad variety of business and tax matters such as: state strategic tax reviews including legal entity restructuring and state refund reviews; multistate tax consultation and audit representation; post-merger integration/legal entity rationalization projects for companies in various stages of acquisitions, dispositions, and carve-outs; federal tax/Subchapter C; and accounting for income taxes.
"Kurt will be a complement to the growth and expansion of the State and Local Tax Practice in Los Angeles. Heinrichson's technical expertise and leadership skills will be an asset to the team," said Bill Amon, Office Managing Director of Los Angeles.
Heinrichson will serve as a national resource in the SALT practice in addition to his focus in the Los Angeles market.
"The addition of Kurt demonstrates our ongoing commitment to the aggressive growth of our market presence in Los Angeles and the State and Local Tax Practice overall, "commented Amon.
Heinrichson received a Bachelor of Science in Business/Accounting from San Jose State University and a Master's degree in Business Administration from San Francisco State University.
For additional information about Kurt Heinrichson or WTAS, contact Megan Williams or visit www.wtas.com.
WTAS LLC is one of the largest independent tax 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, IRS, and state taxing authorities. Many of 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.