FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 5, 2015
KOS Promotes Two to Partner
The Deerfield CPA firm of KOS Promotes Christie Butcher and Michael Wall to Partner
Kessler Orlean Silver Co., P.C. (KOS) is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2015, Christie Butcher and Michael Wall have become Partners at KOS. They have both made significant contributions to the firm and are a tremendous asset to the clients. They will be instrumental in the firm’s continued growth and future.
Christie concentrates on tax planning and compliance for all types of closely held businesses and individuals. She routinely works with industries such as construction, manufacturing and wholesalers, professional service firms and real estate. In addition, Christie assists individuals in various stages of the divorce process helping allocate support payments into taxable alimony and nontaxable child support, aid in determining the value of property settlement and tax attributes, and work out the post-divorce budgets and cash flow.
Christie graduated from the University of Illinois with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and from Northern Illinois University with a master’s degree in taxation. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst and a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Illinois CPA Society.
Michael has over fifteen years of experience working with companies during all phases of a business’ life cycle and delivers sound business advice with comprehensive solutions allowing clients to understand their numbers, make decisions, and make plans to grow and improve their businesses. Specializing in accounting and business consultation, Michael works with businesses, corporations, families and individuals handling recordkeeping, processes and ever changing tax laws.
Michael graduated from Northeastern Illinois University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant and QuickBooks Certified Pro Advisor and a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Illinois CPA Society.
Based in Deerfield, Illinois, Kessler Orlean Silver & Co., P.C., (KOS) serves businesses and individuals in multiple states providing business consulting, auditing, accounting, bookkeeping and tax services. With an over 80 year history, the mid-sized accounting firm of KOS provides innovative accounting solutions to business owners, executives and managers, private investors, and professionals. The firm’s down-to-earth style and practical experience come from a long-time culture of helping people and feeling passionate about doing so. For more information, please visit www.koscpa.com.