CINCINNATI, Ohio (April 24, 2007)â€”Kevin Begley has joined the Cincinnati office of Joseph Decosimo and Company LLC, a leading regional CPA firm, as Corporate Tax Principal and will assist the corporate tax practice with tax compliance and special tax projects.
Mr. Begley comes to the firm with 30 years of experience in public accounting and corporate tax consulting with a Big Four firm. His industry experience includes manufacturing, consumer markets, retail and transportation.
"We welcome Kevin as a principal in our firm and to the Cincinnati office," said Paul Cheney, Managing Principal with the firm's Cincinnati office and Decosimo Corporate Finance, an investment banking practice. "We expect that he will add greater depth to the array of services and tax projects that we offer. His focus, experience and invaluable connections will benefit the entire Decosimo firm."
His relationships with top executives have made Mr. Begley a trusted tax and financial advisor to many national and international companies. He has advised in complex transactions involving multiple taxing jurisdictions in tax-specific areas of accounting methods, leasing, inventory, international and bankruptcy, as well as the spin-off of the world's largest restaurant company operating in multiple countries.
Mr. Begley is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. His civic service has included serving on the board of directors and golf committee for Junior Achievement of Greater Cincinnati, the finance committee of All Saints Parish as past chairman and the board of directors, as well as the audit and golf committees, of the Dan Beard Council of the Boy Scouts of America.
Mr. Begley graduated cum laude from Boston College with degrees in Economics and Psychology and then attended the Sloan Graduate School of Business at New York University for concentrated studies in accounting and tax.
The nationally recognized Decosimo CPA firm provides a full range of Assurance, Litigation Support and Corporate Finance, as well as international and domestic Tax services to public and private corporations. Decosimo is a leading regional firm with offices in Chattanooga, Knoxville, Memphis and Nashville, Tenn.; Atlanta and Dalton, Ga.; Cincinnati, Ohio; and the Cayman Islands. Decosimo is a member of Moore Stephens International, which has 600 offices in 93 countries.