Press Room

January 03, 2012

WTAS Promotes Three Directors in New York

Three Directors in WTAS New York were promoted to Managing Director. The internal promotes included Joseph R. Kluemper who serves our international private client services practice, Carl C. Fiore who is a lead member of the firm’s estate planning group and Janet Peng who works with the alternative investment fund practice. Peng joined WTAS in 2008 while Fiore and Kluemper have both been with WTAS since inception in 2002. 

“These three individuals bring a myriad of expertise to the table, including international taxation, family wealth planning and private equity services,” said Joe Toce, the firm’s Office Managing Director for New York.

Combined, these Managing Directors bring nearly 40 years of experience to the firm.

“Janet, Carl and Joe have all shown the absolute commitment to our clients and our firm, alongside the outstanding technical proficiency it takes to be a leader here at WTAS. We continue to grow our practice in New York and across the firm with the goal of being best-in-class,” commented WTAS CEO, Mark Vorsatz.

Kluemper, Peng and Fiore are three of the five total promoted to Managing Director across the firm, bringing the total Managing Director count at WTAS to 105.

For additional information about Joseph R. Kluemper, Carl Fiore, Janet Peng or WTAS, contact Megan Williams or visit

New York, NY, January 3, 2012

About WTAS
WTAS LLC is one of the largest independent tax firms in the United States, providing a wide range of tax, valuation, financial advisory and related consulting services to individual and corporate clients across the country. The firm is comprised of over 500 personnel located in 14 major cities and encompasses top advisors with previous experience in the international accounting firms, law firms, IRS and state taxing authorities. Our advisors hold multiple professional credentials and have depth in a wide range of capabilities allowing us to provide clients with comprehensive, integrated solutions.

WTAS has offices serving Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Greenwich, Harrisburg, Los Angeles, New Jersey, New York City, Palo Alto, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, Washington, D.C. and West Palm Beach.