Marty has practiced public accounting since 2007. He specializes in state and local tax consulting and compliance services, including severance tax, property tax, sales and use tax, and income and franchise tax. Marty assists clients with state audit controversy, refund studies, process implementation, and state tax planning. While he has addressed state tax issues in a variety of industries, Marty primarily focuses on the energy, technology, and retail industries.

In 2016 and 2017, Marty served on the Colorado Department of Revenue’s stakeholder group responsible for drafting the adopted regulations for the Colorado Severance Tax. His previous experience includes four years working in state and local tax at a national firm.

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Lowering Effective Tax Rates and State Update
    (NAPAC- Dallas, May 2018)
  • State and Local Energy Hot Topics
    (COPAS Tax Committee – Denver, February 2018)
  • Severance Taxes in Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming
    (API Severance Tax Forum, Houston, November 2017)
  • Severance Taxes in Colorado
    (COPAS Education Day, Denver, May 2017)
  • Texas Severance Tax
    (COPAS Technical Session, Denver, April 2017)
  • State and Local Tax Update
    (COPAS Tax Committee Meeting, Denver, February 2017)
  • Depletion, Apportionment, and Other Issues in State Income Tax Compliance
    (North American Petroleum Accounting Conference, Dallas, May 2016)
  • Severance Tax 101
    (North American Petroleum Accounting Conference, Dallas, May 2015)

Professional Affiliations

  • Certified Member, Institute for Professionals in Taxation
  • Member, Colorado Council of Petroleum Accountants Societies


  • BS, accounting and management, Purdue University

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