Tom is the Tax Partner in Charge of the BPM Tax Practice and the North Bay Tax Practice. He spends 90% of his time serving food and beverage and consumer packaged goods clients, including wine and craft beverage industry related companies.
Tom leads the North Bay Tax Practice, bringing more than 30 years of C-Corp, S-Corp. and partnership taxation experience, including mergers and reorganizations of these types of entities. Tom is responsible for ensuring exceptional client service and delivering corporate tax expertise to public and privately-held clients. Tom works closely with food and beverage, winery & vineyard land, technology and consumer product companies. He understands the complex business needs of companies from formation, rapid growth, merger and acquisition transactions to publicly-traded.
Prior to joining BPM, Tom was Partner-in-Charge of San Francisco Tax Practice and West Coast Tax Lead Partner for FIN 48, FASB 109 and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for KPMG LLP. He also led KPMG’s Global Tax Outsourcing Practice, responsible for the management of tax accounting and tax compliance services for the subsidiaries of both domestic and foreign multi-national companies. He has served and delivered corporate tax counsel to clients across a broad spectrum of industries, including Hewlett-Packard, Wells Fargo, Toyota, Hyundai, T-Mobile, Applied Materials and Yahoo!, among others.
Tom grows Chardonnay grapes at his home in Santa Rosa.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)