Press Room

February 12, 2010

WTAS Promotes Dynamic & Experienced SALT Director

Sonny Ankrah was recently promoted to Managing Director for WTAS Philadelphia after five years of service in the State & Local Tax Services Group. Sonny joined WTAS in 2005 as a Manager and was promoted to Director in 2007.

Sonny has extensive tax compliance and consulting experience providing services for clients in the areas of state income/franchise, multi-state practice and procedure, gross receipts taxes and tax credits and incentives. His vast experience is complimented by the variety of industries he continues to serve including financial services, retail, manufacturing and real estate.

“Sonny’s expertise continues to be a great resource for our State & Local Tax practice since the inception of our local office in 2005,” said Charles Chubb, the firm’s Office Managing Director for the Philadelphia office.

Ankrah is affiliated with the New Jersey State Bar Association, United States District for the District of New Jersey and the American Bar Association. He has also been a guest speaker on state tax matters for the Tax Executives Institute.

“Sonny is a true asset to the growth and success of the state and local tax practice. He adds capability and depth with his experience and our clients will benefit from his knowledge and expertise,” commented WTAS CEO, Mark Vorsatz.

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