Citrin Cooperman announced today that D&H Global Tax LLC (D&H) has joined the firm. D&H is a full service tax and accounting firm, that serves corporate and individual clients with domestic and international tax issues. Managing Partner of D&H, Leon Dutkiewicz, Jr., CPA, will lead Citrin Cooperman’s International Taxation Practice. Additionally, three directors and 15 staff from D&H will join in the firm’s Philadelphia, PA office. The firm will also retain D&H’s Pitman, NJ office location.
“I am very pleased to have Leon Dutkiewicz and the staff of D&H Global Tax join our firm,” said Citrin Cooperman CEO, Joel Cooperman. “We’ve built a strong bench of international tax and consulting specialists to advise our clients in an increasingly global marketplace. Leon is the perfect person to lead this practice and help our clients remain competitive and successful.”
“D&H Global Tax is a natural fit for Citrin Cooperman,” said Mark Carrow, regional managing partner of Citrin Cooperman’s South-Atlantic Region. “With a global, big-picture outlook, technical proficiency on complex matters, and a culture and standards that closely align with our own, I expect Leon and his staff to transition seamlessly into the firm and look forward to working with them.
D&H specializes in international tax issues, planning, and preparation for clients that are U.S. expatriates and non-U.S. persons with filing obligations. For their high net worth clientele, D&H takes a holistic, multi-faceted approach focused on tax planning and compliance, financial services advisory, insurance and risk management, tax controversy, and audit representation, as well as family office and back office services. They advise clients across multiple industry sectors, including alternative investments, manufacturing, oil and gas, professional services, real estate, sports and entertainment, technology, and transportation and logistics.
“When exploring options to join a larger firm with value-added resources to help serve our clients, Citrin Cooperman was by far the top of the list,” said Dutkiewicz. “Big firm resources combined with personal, tailored client service is exactly what our high net worth international clientele expect, and Citrin Cooperman delivers. We’re thrilled to be joining the firm.”
Allan D. Koltin, CEO of Koltin Consulting Group, who advised both firms on the deal commented “D&H Global Tax is recognized by its peers as one of the top international tax boutiques both in the U.S. and internationally. Leon Dutkiewicz is as exceptional a leader as you will find in the accounting profession. His passion for client service and growing talent made his firm one of the most sought after transaction candidates I have ever seen.”
“Cooperman continues on their amazing journey of growth as one of the country’s fastest growing accounting and consulting firms (maybe even the fastest growing first generation firm in the country). They have one of the best playbooks in the country for bringing in entrepreneurial talent and helping to advance it to another level.”