CPA Practice Advisor Awards PBMares’ Tax Manager with Industry Honor

Nicholas Preusch, CPA, JD, LLM, tax manager at PBMares, LLP has been named as one of CPA Practice Advisor’s Top 40 Under 40 for his role in helping shape the accounting profession and further advancing the industry through leadership, innovation and collaboration.

“Nick is becoming a respected tax thought leader in our profession, not just in the mid-Atlantic region, but also throughout the country,” said Alan Witt, CPA, CEO of PBMares, LLP.

Preusch is based in the firm’s Fredericksburg office and within PBMares, focuses on tax and consulting services for high wealth individuals and mid-to-large business entities. He also specializes in not-for-profit tax, international tax, and tax ethics and his tax research is related to complex business transactions, tax asset management and tax return preparation and review. Preusch works closely with business and individuals to find tax efficiencies among changing legislation.

Prior to PBMares, Preusch worked with the Internal Revenue Service as a Revenue Agent and an Attorney with the IRS Office of Professional Responsibility. He has authored many publications for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountant’s (AICPA) Journal of Accountancy and Tax Advisor, NATP’s Tax Pro Journal, and CCH’s Journal of Tax Practice and Procedure. Preusch is also the co-author of the textbook “Tax Preparer Penalties and Circular 230 Enforcement.”

He is a member of the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountant’s Tax Advisory Committee, a member of the AICPA’s Tax Practice and Responsibilities Committee and an adjunct professor with the University of Mary Washington. Preusch received a bachelor in accounting and business administration from Carthage College, masters of science in accounting from the University of Connecticut, juris doctorate from Case Western Reserve University School of Law and his LLM degree in taxation from Georgetown University.