Joining D&S in 2007, Michael has been a practicing tax professional in the field of public accounting for more than 25 years, including experience with national and regional firms. He possesses a unique combination of expertise in the areas of business, individual, estate and gift tax planning and consulting services on matters such as business formation, mergers and acquisitions, international and succession planning.
Michael has serviced clients in industries including manufacturing, distribution, professional services, investment partnerships and government contractors. He brings a unique talent in identifying and implementing successful tax strategies for closely held companies and their owners.
A dynamic public speaker, Michael spends a great deal of time making presentations and teaching courses in the community on a wide variety of subjects as they relate to taxation and succession planning. In addition, he leads D&S’s continuing education initiative.
Michael is a member of both the American and Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a certified financial planner.
A native of Philadelphia, Michael continues to reside there with his wife and three children. He stays active in his community as a member of the Finance Committee at St. Matthew’s Parish and other community organizations.