After graduating from Washington and Lee University Law School, Catherine got her start in the tax department of KPMG's Chicago office where she served middle market clients in a number of different industries.
In 1994, after ten years at KPMG, she founded FRS & Associates. Shortly after, Catherine combined the business of FRS with two other accounting firms, managing them as one entity – XPonent Group. Today, Catherine leads the firm in providing planning, financial reporting, outsourcing, and tax services to a diversity of satisfied clients.
Catherine's experience at a big 10 accounting firm and her experience as a woman business owner give her an advantage that serves her clients well.
On November 16, the House passed a new tax reform bill that moves the GOP closer to bringing the legislation to fruition. Now the Senate is preparing its own tax reform package. If passed, it must be reconciled with the House before any final legislation goes to the White House. Here is a snapshot of some of the key changes proposed in the tax reform bill:
With just days to go before Thanksgiving, the clock is ticking down to some of the most memorable meals of the year. However, for many of us, the pressure of preparing a perfect Thanksgiving feast can be overwhelming. If this is true for you, consider these tips to simplify your seasonal spread.
The end of the year is often hectic, which is why it’s important to take some time now to reduce your tax bill. Our firm can offer additional strategies to further mitigate your tax burden; however, the following 5 tips are an excellent starting point: