Laura Robichaud

Senior Manager

Laura Robichaud

QUALIFICATIONS

Memberships

  • National Association of Professional Women (NAPW), Phoenix Chapter

Education

  • Doctorate of Business Administration, Argosy University, Chicago, IL
  • Master of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance, Keller Graduate School of Management & Becker Professional, Chicago, IL
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Greensboro College, Greensboro, NC

KNOWLEDGE

Client Work

  • More than 8 years of financial and tax experience, with four of those years specifically focused on tax audits for the Arizona Department of Revenue.
  • Extensive knowledge of Transaction Privilege Tax (TPT) and Use tax, as well as a variety of other state and local tax issues.
  • Taxability expert in various industries, including Construction, Home builders, Spec builders, Retail, Health Care models such as Hospitals and Medical Equipment, Telecommunications, Mining/Drilling, Amusement, Residential Rental, Software Technology, and Restaurant/Bars.
  • Experienced in audit support services and state and local litigation issues, appeals, informal petitions and penalty abatement. Knowledgeable in Voluntary Disclosure Agreement (VDAs)programs, Public Law 86-272 Nexus determinations, and amnesty issues.
  • Proficient in Lean Six Sigma principals and business practices, such as statistical measurements related to productivity and effectiveness.