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Patricia Thompson is a Tax & Business Services partner in Marcum’s Providence office. She has significant experience working with closely held businesses and their owners in the manufacturing, real estate, professional services and wholesale industries. She focuses on assisting clients with the intricacies of sales transactions to minimize the income tax consequences; business and financial consulting; and audits with governmental agencies such as the Internal Revenue Service and the various state Divisions of Taxation.
In addition, she researches various tax issues, which may be specific to a particular industry or individual. Ms. Thompson continuously monitors and interprets pending tax legislation. She has extensive knowledge about complex tax transactions including multi-state tax returns, real estate transactions, and mergers and acquisitions. She has distinguished herself in the accounting profession on both the state level and the national stage, helping to develop policy recommendations relating to national tax legislation, tax administration, and ethical standards.
A familiar face in the media, she has appeared on Channel 10 in Providence, on Frank Coletta’s Business Reports, to explain current tax legislation and on PBS’s Tax Forum programs.
Prior to joining Marcum, Ms. Thompson was a partner at Piccerelli, Gilstein & Company LLC, which merged into Marcum in 2022.