Milwaukee, WI (April 11, 2019) — Wipfli LLP (Wipfli), a top 20 accounting and consulting firm, announced that John Salza has joined the firm as a partner in its tax services practice.
Salza joins Wipfli with 25 years of experience advising clients in complex federal tax matters, including accounting methods, M&A and restructuring, entity selection and IRS controversy matters. In his new role at Wipfli, Salza will focus on clients in the manufacturing & distribution and private equity industries and support them in their tax planning and compliance needs.
“For decades, Wipfli has served clients across industries with their complex tax and accounting matters, and I am truly honored to be working with a team that is well-known and respected for their commitment to providing high-quality work,” said Salza.
“John brings with him extensive public accounting experience with a focus on complex federal tax planning for closely held businesses. His passion to help clients succeed has resulted in valued, long-lasting client relationships, and we are thrilled that John is a part of the Wipfli team,” said Tom Schiesl, Wipfli’s Milwaukee Market Leader.
Prior to joining Wipfli, Salza held senior leadership roles at various accounting firms in the Milwaukee area, including the roles of tax managing partner and regional tax consulting leader at a Big Six firm. Salza holds a Doctor of Law degree from University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School and is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin.