Press Room

February 12, 2010

WTAS Promotes Client-Centric State & Local Tax Director

James Tauber was promoted to Managing Director in the Chicago office of WTAS LLC after two years of service in the State and Local Tax Practice. Jim joined WTAS in 2007 as a Director after working at two international professional service firms and in the retail food and drug industry.

Tauber has a combined total of thirty years of business experience with more than fifteen years of experience providing tax, technology, and business consulting services in many areas of state and local tax. His extensive experience in sales and use transaction taxes allows him to successfully and creatively assist clients with audit defenses, compliance process review, and voluntary disclosures in a variety of industries.

“Jim’s expertise is a great resource for our State & Local Tax practice and has proven to be an asset to the success of our office” said Joe Karczewski, the Chicago Office Managing Director.

Jim is a Certified Member of the Institute (CMI) for Professionals in Taxation and has appeared as a guest speaker at the IPT Sales/Use Tax Symposium (IPT).

“Jim adds tremendous value to our state and local tax team with his focused expertise in sales and use transaction taxes.” commented WTAS CEO Mark Vorsatz.

Tauber is one of ten Directors promoted at WTAS in January 2010.