George E. Adams
CPA

CONTACT: gadams@schneiderdowns.com

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George is a tax shareholder who has been serving clients with the firm since 1997 and has more than 20 years of experience in all areas of tax planning, research and compliance, and accounting and financial reporting matters for closely held businesses.

George provides services to the firm’s clients that include the coordination and review of corporate, partnership and individual income tax returns; development and communication of tax strategies to management; management of federal and state tax examinations; C & S Corporation and partnership tax planning; executive and salaried employee compensation study consulting; and assistance with financing negotiations.

George advises clients in a number of diversified industries, which include manufacturing and distribution, retail, restaurant and natural resources. George is also a member of the firm’s Energy and Resources Industry Group.

Education

B.S. - Accounting, Gannon University

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Member—American and Pennsylvania Institutes of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member of Executive Board and Board of Directors—Venture Outdoors
  • Finance Council—St. Catherine of Siena
  • Member—Pennsylvania Aggregates and Concrete Association
  • Leadership Pittsburgh XXVIX

Do you have a hobby or personal passion?
Anything having to do with the outdoors

What was the best advice you’ve ever received?
Treat others the way you wish to be treated

Who was your role model?
My Dad

What was your childhood dream?
I dreamed of playing basketball in the NBA

If you could go back in time, what advice would you give your college self?
Stay focused and disciplined and good things will happen

What was your first job?
I had a paper route. 

Do you have a “motto?”
Lead through service to others

When you have an hour of free time, what do you like to do?
Play guitar