WHAT INSPIRES YOU, INSPIRES US.

William A. Simer, CPA

Partner

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"I get up every morning thinking about how I’m going to help clients today, what I’m going to do better and how I’m going to help them achieve their goals. I do this because I love helping people find solutions to difficult challenges and helping them reach their goals, and I want to be on their team, not just an outside advisor."

OVERVIEW

Bill is a tax planning specialist who works with businesses and clients to plan for present needs and future goals. He also is an active member of the Spokane community who helped lead the effort to save and restore the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox that now serves as the home of the Spokane Symphony.

When you work with Bill, you can expect a seasoned professional who will help your business or organization take charge of its tax planning and achieve new goals. He’s worked with clients of all sizes, and he is ready to work with you to plan for a better future.

When he’s not helping businesses run like a well-oiled machine, Bill likes to race other well-oiled machines of the vintage race car variety. He also likes to restore cars.


QUALIFICATIONS

Memberships

American Society of Certified Public Accountants, Council Member
Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants, Past Chair

Designations/Licensures

Certified Public Accountant

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Professional Accounting – Eastern Washington University, Cheney, Washington

KNOWLEDGE

Client Work

Specialized in income tax planning and preparation services for closely held corporations, partnerships, individuals, nonprofit entities and private foundations, as well as family succession and estate tax planning.

Served clients in manufacturing, construction, retailing and professional services, and extensively experienced with serving corporate executives with tax planning related to executive compensation matters.

Supported the overall Spokane community through his work in the leadership of many community organizations.

COMMUNITY

Community Involvement

Eastern Washington University Foundation, Former Chair
Inland Northwest Community Foundation, Former Board Member
Spokane Symphony, Former Chair
Fox Theater, Former Chair
Spokane Symphony and Fox Theater Endowment, Former Chair
Greater Spokane Incorporated, Former Board Member and Treasurer