PITTSBURGH, PA-- Schneider Downs, one of the 60 largest certified public accounting and business advisory firms in the United States, is proud to announce that Stephen Worth, CPA, JD, has been named tax shareholder to lead the firm’s growing State and Local Tax (SALT) practice. Mr. Worth will be based in the firm’s Columbus, OH office, while leading the firm’s SALT practice across the firm’s offices in Columbus, Pittsburgh and Washington D.C.
In this position, Mr. Worth will focus on client needs specific to state and local tax issues, including state corporate income/franchise tax, sales and use tax, property tax and incentives/credits. Mr. Worth brings extensive experience in all aspects of state income taxation, including compliance technical support and review, SEC financial reporting requirements for income tax disclosures and analysis of client filings for refund opportunities. Prior to joining Schneider Downs, he led the Northeast Ohio Indirect/SALT practice for a national firm.
“Stephen is an excellent addition to our shareholder team, both as an experienced technical advisor and a dynamic leader,” said Chris McElroy, Co-CEO at Schneider Downs. “In today’s constantly changing environment, our clients need and deserve sophisticated experience navigating the many challenges associated with state and local taxation issues. Stephen will fill that need and lead our SALT practice into the future.”
Mr. Worth is both a certified public accountant (CPA) and a licensed attorney. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting and Finance from the University of Cincinnati, and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Cincinnati College of Law.
Schneider Downs is a top 60 independent Certified Public Accounting (CPA) firm providing accounting, tax, audit and business consulting services to public and private companies, not-for-profit organizations and global companies. The firm offers Risk Advisory; Technology Consulting; Software Solutions; Personal Financial Services; Retirement Plan Solutions and Corporate Finance Services. Schneider Downs is the 13th-largest accounting firm in the Mid-Atlantic region and serves individuals and companies in Pennsylvania (PA), Ohio (OH), West Virginia (WV), New York (NY), Maryland (MD), and additional states in the United States with offices in Pittsburgh, PA , Columbus, OH and Washington D.C.
One PPG Place, Suite 1700
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
65 East State Street, Suite 2000
Columbus, OH 43215
1660 International Drive, Suite 600
McLean, VA 22102