Chris L. Wilcox, CPA, CGMA, CEPA

Partner

Chris L. Wilcox

I am one of those lucky people who truly gets a great deal of satisfaction from my career. I look forward to helping businesses and their owners reach their business goals, including planning to minimize taxes, increase profits and prepare for or execute transitioning the business to the next owner.

OVERVIEW

Chris helps businesses and people with tax planning and other accounting needs to figure out solutions to their needs. He also works on income and estate tax planning for high-net-worth clients, and he has successfully helped numerous businesses transition to the next owner, whether it's a family member, management or a strategic buyer.

When you work with Chris, you can expect a tax and compliance professional who can help your business make the right decisions now for more success down the road. He's experienced and ready to help you navigate tax issues, succession and estate planning and business planning to help the family and business achieve long-term financial goals. His goal is to identify issues that could become problems long before they arise so you can plan ahead and know what to do.

When he's not in the office, Chris enjoys just about anything that can be done outdoors, especially if it can be done with his wife, children or grandchildren. He loves to hunt, hike, hit the off-road trails and travel in search of his next big adventure.

QUALIFICATIONS

Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Tax Practice Section
  • Nevada Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Auto Dealer CPAS, Executive Committee President
  • Past Chairman, family owned business committee for an international CPA firm association

Designations/Licensures

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting – Southern Utah University, Cedar City

KNOWLEDGE

Client Work

  • Provided tax consultation and compliance services to automobile dealers, construction contractors and retail/wholesale businesses.
  • Offered consulting services to family owned businesses, including facilitating family strategic meetings and succession planning.
  • Helped high-net-worth individuals, families and business owners with income and estate tax planning.

COMMUNITY

COMMUNITY

Community Involvement

  • Boy Scouts of American
  • Las Vegas Boys and Girls Club, Board of Directors, Past Executive Committee and Foundation Treasurer
  • Nevada Community Foundation, past member and Secretary/Treasurer
  • Southern Nevada Better Business Bureau, past member and Executive Committee member
  • Southern Utah University School of Business Professional Advisors Board, past member