Whitley Penn Hires New Tax Director

Plano, TX (September 9, 2021) – William (Bill) Wilson, CPA has joined Whitley Penn as a Director within the firm’s Tax group. Wilson previously worked 37 years with IRS, including 20 years at the National Office level. Most recently, Wilson was a Team Manager in the Passthrough Entities Practice area where he led high profile projects including the implementation of the Bipartisan Budget Act (BBA) partnership audit procedures the transition to tax capital account reporting for partnerships.  He is skilled in research, accounting, financial analysis, federal income taxation, and tax controversy matters. Additionally, he is a regular speaker and panelist at tax and energy industry conferences.

“We are thrilled to have Bill as a member of our firm. His impressive experience, skill set, and knowledge of IRS controversy, Partnership taxation, and the Energy sector will add value to our tax team. We are looking forward to seeing the advancements he will bring to Whitley Penn.” stated Toby Cotton, Tax Partner and Director of Tax for Whitley Penn.

Wilson earned his B.S. in Business Administration and Accounting from George Mason University and his M.S. of Taxation from Virginia Commonwealth University.

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