Mr. Young specializes in income tax matters and his primary areas of concentration include tax planning, compliance and financial reporting. He has served clients in a variety of industries including energy, manufacturing, infrastructure, banking, insurance, professional services and health care.
Mr. Young has advised multinational companies, including public companies as well as private equity funds and their portfolio company investments, on a variety of income tax matters including tax aspects of complex business transactions, tax compliance, and financial reporting matters. In addition to experience in ASC 740 (accounting for income taxes), he has experience assisting companies with tax department performance improvement and operations.
Prior to joining A&M, Mr. Young was with PricewaterhouseCoopers' Industry Service Group and federal tax practice in Houston. Previously, he worked in both Ernst & Young's Dallas office and the firm's National Tax Department in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Young earned his bachelor's degree in business, with a concentration in finance, from Washington University in St. Louis. He also earned a law degree from the University of Texas School of Law. Mr. Young is a member of the State Bar of Texas and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Texas. Mr. Young regularly speaks at Tax Executives Institute (TEI) and to other industry and tax organizations.
NOTE: Alvarez & Marsal employs CPAs but is not a licensed CPA firm.