October 10, 2013

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

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

New York City, NY – Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory firm, has named Philip J. Wilson as Partner-in-Charge of the Southern California region. Mr. Wilson is responsible for overseeing all client services and operations in the Firm’s Los Angeles and Irvine offices.

Mr. Wilson additionally serves as National Practice Leader of the Firm’s Tax Controversy Group, a role he assumed following the merger of WilsonMorgan LLP into Marcum in July 2013. He is based in Irvine.

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 brief time Phil Wilson has been with Marcum, he has already proven to be a natural leader and an extremely accomplished professional. His deep expertise is a significant additional asset for our Southern California clients, and we congratulate him on this well-deserved new role at the Firm,” 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.

Marcum’s California region includes offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Irvine.

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.