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Education

Bachelor of Arts, Economics and Spanish, College of the Holy Cross

CMI Designation, Institute for Professionals in Taxation

“I enjoy working with my clients. I treat their businesses as if they were my own. And that’s where trust begins.”

As a state and local tax director, Thomas Walsh brings over 15 years of state and local tax experience to Citrin Cooperman. Based in the firm’s New York City office, Tom has a wide range of experience in strategic direct and indirect tax planning for multinational media corporations including publishing, Internet, and cable companies.

Experience

Prior to joining Citrin Cooperman, Tom was a senior manager of state tax planning at Advance Finance Group LLC (formerly known as Paul Scherer & Company).

In addition, Tom provides relocation and expansion services, reverse sales tax audits, product invoicing analysis, and implementation of sales tax compliance systems. He also has experience in unclaimed property, including multistate tax registrations and voluntary disclosures; FIN 48; and Canadian HST/GST. Tom recently obtained $11 million in New York State and City sales tax benefits for a company’s relocation to 1 World Trade Center. Furthermore, Tom has been successful in obtaining clients over $7 million in sales tax refunds.

Education & Licenses
Education

Bachelor of Arts, Economics and Spanish, College of the Holy Cross

CMI Designation, Institute for Professionals in Taxation

Affiliations

Certified Member, Institute for Professionals in Taxation

Co-Chair, Tax Committee of the Association of MPA – the Association of Magazine Media

Council Member, State Taxation (COST) Committee of Unclaimed Property

“I enjoy working with my clients. I treat their businesses as if they were my own. And that’s where trust begins.”