Mike Woeber is President and Co-founder of Corporate Tax Advisors, Inc., based in our corporate office in Huntsville, AL. Mike began his career in 1989 with Ernst & Young in Birmingham, AL. While there, Mike was part of the auditing and accounting group. He focused on financial statement audits of publicly traded manufacturers, technology and healthcare companies. After two years in audit Mike joined E&Y’s tax group and moved to their Huntsville, AL office. He began advising privately held businesses on accounting and tax matters. This included financial statement audits, business tax preparation and individual tax preparation. Mike left E&Y as a Manager in Tax.
In 2014, Mike and a group of associates formed Corporate Tax Advisors, Inc. Mike was named President of CTA. The company is not a traditional CPA firm, but a specialty tax consulting firm. Mike focuses solely on assisting companies in identifying potential tax credits and unique tax strategies. These include research & development, renewable energy, and employment tax credits.
Dawson Fercho is Vice President of Business Development and Co-founder of Corporate Tax Advisors, Inc., based in our Kansas City office. He brings over 20 year of consulting experience, 14 years exclusively focused on the Federal Research & Development Tax Credit and the 179D Deduction since inception, working with the accounting industry and small to mid-size manufacturing, technology, engineering, architecture and construction clients. In his current role for Corporate Tax Advisors, Dawson is responsible for all areas of CTA’s marketing and business development. Dawson is also IRS Special Enrolled Agent, licensed by the U.S. Treasury to practice before the Internal Revenue Service in all our nation’s tax arenas including the Research Tax Credit. Prior to CTA, Dawson held numerous senior level management roles with some of the largest technology and communication firms in the country.
Rob Kling is Vice President of Client Services and a Co-founder of Corporate Tax Advisors, Inc., based in our Atlanta, GA office. Rob has worked in the specialized tax industry for over 10 years. For CTA, Rob manages our inside sales team and client engagements for our 179D, R&D and Cost Segregation clients. He works closely with our CPA partners and clients to ensure timely deliverables for software, manufacturing, engineering and architecture clients. He also worked for some of the largest accounting and specialty tax practices in the country prior to the founding of Corporate Tax Advisors, Inc., in 2014.