Tony is a tax partner based in our Aspen, Colorado office and is a certified public accountant in the states of New Jersey and Colorado. He has over ten years of accounting and tax experience, including working in the tax departments of Arthur Andersen LLP and Price Waterhouse LLP.
Tony’s practice focuses primarily on corporate and partnership tax planning, with a special focus on the consolidated return regulations and the reorganization provisions, including the structuring of acquisitions, mergers, reorganizations, spin-offs and other restructuring transactions.
Tony is the author of “S Corporation Reasonable Compensation: How Much is Enough?” and “Tax Court Determines Character, Source of Golfer’s Worldwide Endorsement Income,” feature articles published in the Tax Adviser in the summer of 2011. More recently, Tony co-authored the CCH expert tax treatise: Corporations Filing Consolidated Returns, where he penned chapters titled Reverse Acquisitions, Allocation of Consolidated Tax Liability, Earnings and Profits, Election to Discontinue Filing Consolidated Returns, and Estimated Payments.
Through his writing on the firm’s tax blog, Double Taxation, Tony has become a respected voice in the tax community. His opinions and commentary on important tax issues have been quoted in Bloomberg, CNN Money, and the BNA Daily Tax Report. Most recently, Tony was engaged by Bloomberg to review the publicly released tax returns of the Republican presidential candidates.
Tony earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from The College of New Jersey and a master’s in taxation from the University of Denver Graduate Tax Program. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA), and the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants (COCPA). He has coordinated and conducted continuing professional education (CPE) training on a wide variety of tax issues. Tony resides in Eagle County, CO.