Tax & Accounting Authors

Marcia S. Wagner, Esq.

The Wagner Law Group, a Professional Corporation
Marcia S. Wagner is a specialist in pension and employee benefits law, and is the principal of The Wagner Law Group, one of the nation’s largest boutique law firms, specializing in ERISA, employee...

Glenn C. Walberg

 The University of Vermont
Before joining the University of Vermont School of Business Administration, Dr. Walberg taught courses about federal tax accounting for individuals and business entities at the University of North...

John Walker, Esq.

Baker & McKenzie LLP
John Walker is the head of Baker & McKenzie's Asian Tax Practice and a member of the Firm's Global Tax Steering Committee. John is also the head of the Firm's Structured Assets group in...

Paul L. Walker

St. John's University
Professor Paul L. Walker is the Schiro / Zurich Chair in Enterprise Risk Management at St. John’s University in New York. He is a CPA and a member of the AICPA, IMA, IIA, and FEI. Dr. Walker has...

Mary C. Walsh, Esq.

Florida Atlantic University
Mary Walsh has been an Instructor of Accounting at Florida Atlantic University since joining the faculty in 2008.      Her prior public accounting experience includes roles as Assistant District...

Michael W. Walter, Esq.

Landwell - PricewaterhouseCoopers
Michael Walter is a Transfer Pricing partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers' Global Transfer Pricing Group in Madrid. He has worked on a wide range of transfer pricing documentation, company...

Larry Walther

Utah State University
In the fall of 2007, Dr. Walther was part of an accreditation program review team sent to evaluate the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University. He liked what he saw and decided...

Rich Walton, Esq.

Walton & Walton LLP
A Partner with Walton & Walton LLP, Rich Walton represents corporations and high net worth individuals in resolving complex federal white collar criminal and civil tax controversy matters.  ...

Leonard W. Wang, Esq.

Loenard Wang formerly served as Assistant Director, Division of Enforcement, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. During a 22-year career with the SEC, Mr. Wang received the Chairman's Award for...

James C. Warner, Esq.

James C. Warner is Tax Research Director at Warner Tax Consulting. Prior to his current role, which began in 2009, Mr. Warner served as Senior Director, Tax Research at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. for...

John P. Warner, Esq.

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Co-chair of the Business & International Tax Practice Group at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, John P. Warner focuses his practice on international and corporate tax matters and the taxation...

J. Donald Warren, Jr., CPA

University of Hartford
Dr. Warren has 31 years of practice experience in auditing and accounting with PricewaterhouseCoopers and the former Coopers & Lybrand. At PricewaterhouseCoopers, he served as a director,...

John R. Washlick, Esq.

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
A Shareholder with Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, PC, John Washlick focuses his practice on health care transactions and corporate compliance. He is resident in both the firm’s Philadelphia and...

David A. Weintraub, Esq.

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
 A Senior Attorney with Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, David A. Weintraub focuses his practice on a wide variety of tax controversy and litigation matters.      For more than 15 years, David...

Paul H. Weisman, Esq.

Law Offices of Paul H. Weisman
During his extensive career, Paul H. Weisman has worked as an Attorney for the Legislation and Regulations Division, Office of Chief Counsel at the Internal Revenue Service, Washington, D.C. from...

Thomas S. Welk, Esq.

Cooley LLP
Thomas Welk is a partner in the Compensation and Benefits practice group at Cooley LLP and a member of the firm's business department. He joined the Firm in 1999 and is resident in the San Diego...

Richard A. Westin, Esq.

University of Kentucky, College of Law
Richard A. Westin, Professor of Law at University of Kentucky, joined the College of Law faculty in 1998. He was a member of the faculty of the University of Houston College of Law from 1984 until...

Marilyn A. Wethekam

Horwood, Marcus & Berk, Chartered
Marilyn Wethekam is a partner in the Chicago law firm of Horwood, Marcus & Berk, Chartered, where she concentrates her practice in state tax planning and the resolution of state and local tax...

Charles Wheeler

Charles W. Wheeler; B.A., University of Wisconsin (1967); J.D., University of Wisconsin (1970); LL.M., Georgetown University (1978); Senior Tax Counsel, U.S. Chamber of Commerce (1979-1981);...

Barbara M. Wheeling

Montana State University-Billings
Barbara Wheeling is serving as the Dean of the College of Business at Montana State University Billings. She previously served as Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Accounting at Emporia...

Lori Whisenant, Esq., CPA

University of Kansas, School of Business
Lori Whisenant formerly practiced with Deloitte & Touche LLP, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, and Ernst & Young LLP. She is currently a Lecturer at the University of Kansas where she teaches...

Scott Whisenant, Ph.D.

University of Kansas, School of Business
Scott Whisenant is an Associate Professor, Fred Ball Fellow at University of Kansas School of Business. His research investigates factors related to both earnings quality and audit quality, and has...

George L. White, Esq.

The George Washington University
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John R. Wiktor, Esq.

Reed Smith
A Partner with Reed Smith, John focuses his practice on wealth transfer, business succession, asset protection, and philanthropy planning.  John has assisted numerous affluent families,...

Gary B. Wilcox, Esq.

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Gary Wilcox is a Principal with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Washington, DC, where he co-leads a US controversy team that actively advises clients during the audit management and appeals and resolution...

Craig Wilkey, MBA, CLU ChFC

Seawall Financial LLC
Craig Wilkey is the Managing Director of Seawall Financial LLC and is a nationally recognized expert in his field. Craig co-authored a book for attorneys and accountants entitled Life Insurance-A...

Patricia A. Williams

Fordham University
Patricia A. Williams joined the faculty of Fordham University in 1992. Currently, a tenured Associate Professor in accounting, Dr. Williams teaches financial and managerial courses at the...

Will Williams

KPMG LLP
Will Williams is National Managing Partner for KPMG LLP’s Tax practice, where he oversees a team of almost 6,500 partners and professionals across all tax disciplines -- federal, international,...

Donald T. Williamson, Esq.

LaMonaca & Williamson
A Professor in the Department of Accounting and Taxation at American University, Donald Williamson teaches a number of subjects related to taxation. He is Director of the Masters of Science in...

R. Mark Williamson, Esq.

Alston & Bird LLP
Mark Williamson is a partner and chair of Alston & Bird's Wealth Planning and Exempt Organizations Group. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and practices in the...

Prentiss Willson, Jr.

Sutherland Asbill & Brennan
With more than 40 years of experience in state and local tax, Prentiss Willson is widely recognized as the dean of California taxation, having participated in approximately a dozen state and local...

Elaine Waterhouse Wilson, Esq.

West Virginia University College of Law
Professor Elaine Wilson joined the faculty of the WVU College of Law in 2012 as associate professor. She heads the College’s tax law curriculum, teaching federal income tax, taxation of business...

Mark Windfeld-Hansen

Cooley LLP
Mark Windfeld-Hansen is co-chair of Cooley's Tax practice group and a member of the Cooley Business department. He joined the Firm in 2008 and is resident in the Palo Alto office.      Prior to...

Peter H. Winslow, Esq.

Scribner, Hall & Thompson
An expert in Litigation and a Partner with Scribner, Hall & Thompson, LLP, Peter Winslow’s practice includes audit, administrative appeals and litigation on tax issues that affect insurance...

Francis J. Wirtz, Esq.

Freeborn & Peters
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Fred T. Witt, Jr. Esq.

Deloitte Tax LLP
Fred T. Witt, Esq.,. is a retired Principal and National Director at Deloitte Tax LLP. Mr. Witt has also served as an Attorney Advisor to the Hon. Irene F. Scott, United States Tax Court...

Jens Wittendorff, Esq.

Ernst & Young LLP
Jens Wittendorff works in the Ernst & Young Copenhagen office and is an honorary professor at the University of Aarhus. He has a Master of Science in International Business Administration and...

Edward P. Wojnaroski, Jr. Esq.

Williams Coulson
Edward P. Wojnaroski, Jr. is a partner with Williams Coulson and has been practicing law for over 26 years.  He delivers comprehensive estate planning, business planning, estate administration, and...

Lauren J. Wolven, Esq.

Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC
Lauren Wolven is a partner in the Trusts & Estates Group. She concentrates her practice on estate planning, wealth protection, estate and trust administration, tax and succession planning for...

Michael Wong, Esq.

Baker & McKenzie LLP
Michael Wong is a tax partner in the Taipei office of Baker & McKenzie. His practice focuses on taxation and mergers and acquisitions. Michael is a leading authority on transfer pricing issues...

Robert W. Wood, Esq.

Wood LLP
Robert W. Wood is a 1979 graduate of University of Chicago Law School where he earned a Juris Doctor and won the Florence James Adams Prize as well as a University of Chicago Scholarship. He...

Susan Wooles

Bank of Montreal
Susan Wooles is Director of International Tax and Transfer Pricing at the Bank of Montreal. Prior to joining the bank, she was an Associate with the firm of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP. Earlier...

Steven C. Wrappe, Esq.

KPMG LLP
Steven C. Wrappe, is National Leader for Transfer Pricing Dispute Resolution at KPMG LLP. Steve has nearly 25 years of client and government experience in transfer pricing. Prior to joining KPMG, he...

W. Scott Wright

Scott Wright practices in the Atlanta office of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan in the federal, state, and local tax areas, with an emphasis on tax controversies and litigation. Mr. Wright...

Richard J. Wuermli

TAX EXPERT International Ltd.
Richard J. Wuermli, Certified Tax Expert with Federal Diploma, worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1981 to 1987. Afterwards, Richard joined Deloitte in 1987 in Zurich and in 1989 was named...