PITTSBURGH, PA; COLUMBUS, OH.— Schneider Downs announces that Megan Whitlock, CPA, has joined its Tax shareholder group to expand the firm’s growing Tax practice with a focus on partnership taxation. Megan is based out of Dallas, Texas and will lead the focus of the firm's tax practice across all of its offices in Columbus, Pittsburgh and Metropolitan Washington.
In this position, Megan will focus on client needs specific to the tax implications of complex partnership transactions. Megan has extensive experience working with both private equity sponsors and private equity owned companies. She also has experience advising on the tax implications of complex real estate and oil and gas transactions., but her client leadership has spanned various industries and transaction sizes throughout her career. Prior to joining the firm, she worked in the national tax office of a Big Four firm and most recently was the National Tax Director for a national firm.
She also has experience advising on the tax implications of complex real estate and oil and gas transactions. Prior to joining the firm, Megan worked in the national tax office of a Big Four firm and, most recently, was the National Tax Director for a national firm.
“We are pleased to welcome Megan to our shareholder group," said Justin Steele, Tax Practice Leader. "As an experienced technical tax advisor, we are excited to add her dynamic leadership to our vibrant and rapidly growing Tax Practice."
Megan is a certified public accountant and holds a Master in Professional Accounting and Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business.
About Schneider Downs:
Schneider Downs is a top 60 independent Certified Public Accounting (CPA) firm providing accounting, tax, audit and business consulting services to public and private companies, not-for-profit organizations and global companies. The firm offers Risk Advisory; Technology Consulting; Software Solutions; Personal Financial Services; Retirement Plan Solutions and Corporate Finance Services. Schneider Downs is the 13th-largest accounting firm in the Mid-Atlantic region and serves individuals and companies in Pennsylvania (PA), Ohio (OH), West Virginia (WV), New York (NY), Maryland (MD), and additional states in the United States with offices in Pittsburgh, PA, Columbus, OH and Washington D.C.