Biography

Nick has been in public accounting since 2003. His main area of focus has been on large and consolidated corporations in the manufacturing and distribution industry with an emphasis on food processing and agriculture clients.

The majority of Nick’s time is spent reviewing and preparing income tax provisions under ASC 740 (FAS 109) and filing large corporate income tax returns for both public and private companies. Nick is also very well-versed in uncertain tax positions (FIN 48), share-based compensation (ASC 718), internal controls (SOX 404), valuation allowances, accounting methods, mergers and acquisitions, state and international nexus issues, defending IRS Exams, and various tax credits.

Nick is one of the firm-wide designated reviewers for income tax provisions across all Moss Adams offices, and he has been awarded the firm’s advanced certification in the field of manufacturing and distribution. Before joining Moss Adams in 2009, Nick worked for a Big Four firm.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Northwest Fisheries Association
  • Member, Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants

Education

  • BS, accounting, finance, and economics, Oregon State University