John is the principal in charge of the Toledo office of Rehmann.
John joined Rehmann in 2013 in conjunction with our business combination with Spilman, Hills & Heidebrink, Ltd., where he served as the managing principal.
John has deep and diversified experience in providing tax consulting services to closely-held businesses, their owners and families in a wide variety of areas including personal tax planning, corporate and pass-through entity tax issues, compensation issues and state and local tax planning. He provides extensive technical knowledge and has an ability to bring clarity to complicated tax issues. John works with clients in a variety of industries. His skills have been especially appreciated in the complex area of ownership transfer and business succession planning.
Prior to joining Spilman in 1996, John was a tax partner at Ernst & Young LLP, where he spent 19 years in the Toledo office providing tax services primarily to closely-held businesses.