VSH Promotes Stephanie Hermanutz, CPA, MPAcc to Senior Tax Manager

The accounting and consulting firm VSH CPAs is pleased to announce the promotion of Stephanie Hermanutz from Tax Manager to Senior Tax Manager.

Stephanie graduated from Western Washington University with a Master’s degree in Professional Accounting in 2014. She joined VSH in 2014, went on to earn her CPA designation in 2015, and has grown to become a leader in the International tax department. The International department assists businesses with strategies, compliance and coaching to help optimize opportunities for cross-border market expansion. Stephanie most enjoys helping individuals and businesses build the best tax strategy for both sides of the border. She helps them to understand current regulations and advises them on the right course of action to take. Stephanie also develops planning for all stages of business, from formation through growth and eventual sale of the business.

Chris Sullivan, Partner and head of the International department said, “Stephanie has been an integral part of the international team since she began at VSH and leads the International Tax Reform initiative. We value her technical expertise and the enthusiasm she brings to her work in helping clients achieve their business goals.”

Hermanutz is member of the Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants and appreciates being able to spend time involved with her alma mater, Western Washington University on their Accounting Advisory Board. She has been an international tax guest lecturer, a speaker at the accounting student orientation and has assisted in training sessions for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA). She currently resides in Bellingham, WA.

Founded in 1997, VSH CPAs is a full-service firm providing value added accounting and consulting services. Operating out of offices in Bellingham and Burlington, the firm serves clients both locally and internationally. In addition to state and local taxation, litigation support, and strategic business consulting, VSH specializes in U.S./Canada cross-border and international taxation and consulting.

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