September 9, 2013

Marcum LLP Names Brett McGrath Connecticut Tax Partner-in-Charge

Marcum LLP Names Brett McGrath Connecticut Tax Partner-in-Charge

New York City, NY – Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory firm, has named Brett McGrath Partner-in-Charge (PIC) of the Firm’s Connecticut Tax Department, effective immediately. Mr. McGrath oversees tax services in the Hartford and New Haven offices. As a regional Tax PIC, he becomes part of the senior management of Marcum’s national Tax Department, headed by Joseph J. Perry, Firm-wide Partner-in-Charge of Tax & Business Services.

Based in Marcum’s Hartford, Connecticut office, Mr. McGrath is a member of the Firm’s National Construction Industry group as well as its State and Local Tax Practice group. He has more than 20 years of experience providing federal and state tax consulting and compliance services to corporations, partnerships and individual clients. He has extensive experience working with construction contractors, developers and homebuilders; manufacturers; service corporations; and sports and entertainment professionals, and is a frequent speaker on tax matters for construction companies. Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. McGrath spent several years at a “Big 4” accounting firm. Earlier in his career, he was a Corporate Tax Specialist at a multi-national manufacturing company.

Mr. McGrath holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and a Masters of Science in Taxation from Bentley University. He is a resident of Wethersfield, CT.

“Brett is a deeply knowledgeable tax leader who is a valued advisor to his clients as well as a mentor to other partners and staff in Marcum’s Connecticut region,” Mr. Perry said. “He is extremely deserving of this new leadership role, and the entire Firm congratulates him.”

About Marcum LLP
Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as select international locations. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting, and assurance services; advisory, valuation, and litigation support; managed accounting services; and an extensive portfolio of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as nonprofit and social sector entities, high net worth individuals, private equity funds, and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services.