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Randy Kolar, JD has joined Rehmann as a tax principal in its Grand Rapids office. Kolar brings over 25 years of experience in public accounting to the Firm. “We’re excited to have Randy in the Grand Rapids office,” said Wayne Pahssen, Regional Managing Principal for Rehmann’s West Michigan region. “He has established himself as an incredibly knowledgeable advisor, and our clients will undoubtedly gain from his insight...

Monday, 08 September 2014

Rehmann in the News - September

MarketWatch Radio, August 26, 2014Joe Heider, principal at Rehmann, appears as a guest on MarketWatch Radio alongside host Larry Kofsky. Heider offers his insight on the market's upward march this summer. "Certainly there have been some geopolitical issues that have rattled the market temporarily, but they tend to refocus back on what's happening within our shores," he says. Financial Advisor, August 14, 2014Financial Advisor recognizes Jeffrey Phillips, principal at Rehmann, in his move to the firm's Vero Beach, FL office...

Michigan media outlets are now reporting that Proposal 1 has passed. The proposal eliminates Michigan's business personal property tax and guarantees that Michigan's local jurisdictions have a source of revenue to replace amounts previously collected as business personal property tax, a primary funding source for cities and towns. The effects of this vote are wide-ranging, as the measure is important for companies conducting business in Michigan – and not just Michigan-based companies. The proposal sanctioned and complemented Michigan legislative actions already in place to repeal the personal property tax and replace these property tax revenues, paid to the local communities, with a portion of the state's six percent use tax collections...

Rehmann has been named one of "Metro Detroit’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For™" by the Michigan Business & Professional Association (MBPA). It is the 11th time in the previous 12 years that the firm has received the recognition. “Such recognition is a special accomplishment and something we take pride in,” said Val Martinez, SPHR, Rehmann’s director of recruitment. “We value each of our associates and work hard to make it the Firm of Choice for them and future associates...

Jeffrey Phillips, CFA, CPA has relocated to the Vero Beach office of Rehmann, a CPA, wealth management and corporate investigation firm. Phillips is the Chief Investment Officer for Rehmann Financial, the financial advisory branch of the firm. Since 2000, Phillips has been providing financial planning services to high net-worth clients and corporate executives. "We're thrilled to have Jeff join us in Vero Beach," said Bob Harris, principal in charge of the Vero Beach office...

Congratulations to Rehmann Principal Stephen Blann, who has been awarded the Association of Government Accountants (AGA) West Michigan Chapter's first-ever Chapter Service Award. The Chapter Service Award is given to individuals who have consistently contributed to the development and enhancement of their AGA chapter. Blann was a driving force in establishing the West Michigan chapter, serving as the founding president and holding an officer position with the organization since its 2009 inception. Blann was recognized for his efforts in the development of key programs and member participation while bringing awareness and critical recognition to the group...

Doug Barber, CFP, CLU, LUTCF has been promoted to senior manager at Rehmann, a CPA, wealth management and corporate investigation firm. Doug is a financial advisor at Rehmann and has been practicing since 1992. He has extensive experience in all aspects of personal financial planning and concentrates on planning for medical and dental professionals, high net-worth individuals and small-to mid-sized business owners. Barber earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Eastern Michigan University...

Amanda Nellis, CPA has been promoted to senior manager at Rehmann, a CPA, wealth management and corporate investigation firm.  Nellis is a senior manager with the Firm’s tax department and has been in public and private accounting for nine years.   Her main area of experience is tax planning & compliance for high net-worth individuals and closely-held private companies. She provides tax services to many  private companies in various industries including manufacturing, rental real estate and investments...

Rehmann has been awarded a three-year contract extension by the City of Wixom to provide financial and accounting services. After the City's Finance Director of 29 years announced his retirement at the end of August 2013, the City needed to fill this void and provide uninterrupted professional financial and accounting services. According to Wixom City Manager Tony Nowicki, consistent with the City's goal of increasing operational efficiency, cost avoidance and reducing legacy obligations, staff evaluated several service alternatives including a new full-time finance director, outsourcing and departmental reorganization. From that review, it had been determined that a combination of outsourcing and departmental reorganization was the most viable means by which to provide internal financial management and accounting services...

Josh Sullivan, CPA has been promoted to senior manager at Rehmann, a CPA, wealth management and corporate investigation firm.  Sullivan is a senior manager with the Firm’s audit and assurance department and has been in public accounting for nine years. He provides audit services to a variety of industries including manufacturing, construction, casinos, not-for-profit organizations and financial institutions. Sullivan earned his Bachelor of Professional Accountancy degree from Saginaw Valley State University...

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