REDW Adds Bench Strength to Its Tax Practice – Welcomes Veteran Carl Harper

Albuquerque, NM November 11, 2019 REDW LLC, one of the Southwest’s 10 largest public accounting and business  advisory firms, is pleased to announce the addition of Carl Harper, CPA as Tax Senior Manager in the firm’s Albuquerque office. Carl will play a significant role in advising individual and business clients.

Carl brings more than 40 years of experience in public accounting, serving the tax needs and concerns of businesses across the United States, including construction, real estate development, light manufacturing, retail, wholesale, and professional services industries. He also has extensive experience serving nonprofit organizations.

Carl understands and supports tax planning for pass-through entities, including partnerships, S-corporations, and limited liability companies. His unique skill set also encompasses bankruptcy taxation, having served as a Special Master to the Second Judicial District Court (Bernalillo County).

Carl decided to join REDW to ensure the complex and ever-evolving needs of his clients are met efficiently, now and into the future. “REDW has long been respected as one of the premier certified public accounting and business advisory firms in the Southwest,” Carl said. “It is a privilege to join a team that offers the right combination of expertise, talent, full-service and regional resources, client focus, and culture and values.”

“Carl’s many years of demonstrated commitment to client service makes him an excellent fit for REDW’s team,” said REDW Managing Principal Steve Cogan. “This is a positive step for the firm. Carl brings a unique set of talents to our growing tax and commercial practice.”

Formerly with Pulakos CPAs, Carl is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants (NMSCPA), where he has served on the IRS-CPA Tax Liaison Committee and as Chair of the Taxation Committee. He has authored and taught Continuing Professional Education (CPE) tax classes to CPAs for many years.

Carl is also committed to giving back to his community, and has served as treasurer for several charitable organizations. He served three terms on the Board of Education for the Rio Rancho Public School District, including six years as the School Board’s President. Carl was inducted into the Rio Rancho Public Schools Hall of Honor in 2019.