Faith is the Director of our State and Local Tax Practice at Daszkal Bolton. She is a nationally-recognized expert in state and local taxation, with a primary focus on income/franchise and sales and use taxation. She provides consultations for the purpose of limiting the state tax impact of corporate decisions and activities. Faith concentrates on state and local tax issues for multi-state corporations, including nexus/jurisdiction for tax, economic and affiliate nexus, discriminatory taxation, unitary business principal, gross receipts definition, and apportionment issues. She also represents companies with multistate tax audits. In addition, Faith works with individuals changing residency to Florida including handling state residency audits. Faith has been qualified as an expert witness in state and local tax matters and provides testimony at depositions and trials in Broward, Dade and Palm Beach County.
Faith assists companies in restructuring their management operations to minimize state and local income taxes. She has successfully reduced large state sales tax assessments and frequently discovers overpayments of sales tax through her analyses. Faith also provides assistance for mergers, acquisitions and dispositions with multi-state interests. In addition, she negotiates with governmental authorities to secure exemptions for purchases of manufacturing machinery and equipment, and seeks tax incentives and tax credits.
Prior to joining Daszkal Bolton, Faith worked as a Senior Tax Manager for the Washington National Tax practice of KPMG LLP and a Senior Tax Manager with Ernst & Young, where she was responsible for developing and expanding a multi-state tax practice in South Florida.