December 1, 2014

Marcum LLP Names Philip J. Wilson Partner-in-Charge of California Region

Marcum LLP Names Philip J. Wilson Partner-in-Charge of California Region

New York City, NYPhilip J. Wilson has been named Partner-in-Charge of the California Region by Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory firm. In this newly created role, Mr. Wilson is responsible for overseeing all client services and business operations in Marcum’s California offices and for the Firm’s business development and regional expansion statewide. He additionally continues as National Practice Leader of the Firm’s Tax Controversy Group.

Marcum currently has offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Irvine, California. Mr. Wilson is based in Irvine and previously served as Partner-in-Charge of the Southern California region. He joined Marcum in July 2013 following the merger of WilsonMorgan LLC into the Firm.

Hugh Tama, previously Partner-in-Charge of Marcum’s Northern California region, remains Partner-in-Charge of the San Francisco office. He will continue servicing his clients, specializing in automotive dealer advertising groups.

Mr. Wilson has over 25 years of CPA and Business Advisory experience including service as an IRS Revenue Agent. He focuses on developing and implementing tax controversy resolution strategies for individual and commercial clients. Mr. Wilson also has substantial experience in tax structuring for commercial and residential real estate developers. As a founding Partner at WilsonMorgan, Mr. Wilson oversaw all of the Firm’s tax compliance, tax consulting and tax controversy engagements.

“In the year-and-a-half that Phil Wilson has been with Marcum, he has distinguished himself as an outstanding leader and mentor, while remaining, as always, a highly valued advisor to his clients. We congratulate him on his new role and look forward to his future contributions to the Firm’s continued growth and success,” said Jeffrey M. Weiner, Marcum’s Managing Partner.

Mr. Wilson holds a Masters in Business Taxation from Golden Gate University. He received his BSBA degree in Accounting from Western Carolina University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA). A resident of Irvine, he is a Board Member of the Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation.

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.