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Bill Robinson, CPA

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William A. Robinson, III, CPA
Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA

Trusted Business Advisor

Professional Summary

Currently specializes in complex business transactions with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions; real estate like-kind exchanges and high net worth individual tax planning. Coordinates and communicates well with other professionals. Has experience in tax controversy work representing both individuals and corporations at all levels of examination. Has experience with Private Letter Rulings including monitoring progress and follow-up with the IRS National Office. Currently works as a consultant and is called in by other CPA's locally and in Atlanta for assistance with complex issues. Prior experience includes but is not limited to former CFO and VP of Acquisitions for National Linen Service; Global VP Tax National Service Industries; VP Tax of The RTM Restaurant Group; Sr. Tax Manager Price Waterhouse; and audit staff Price Waterhouse. Throughout his career, Mr. Robinson has participated in or lead M&A teams. At National Linen Service he was responsible for developing a matrix for potential targets; contacting the targets; developing models to achieve the internal hurdle rate; negotiating the terms of the transaction based on meeting or exceeding the hurdle rate; organizing and supervising the due diligence; reviewing legal documents to insure accurate deal terms and protection from unrecorded liabilities; confidentiality of the transaction; transitional phase and some operational oversight. Mr. Robinson is a versatile professional.

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Languages

  • English

Website

Interests/Hobbies

  • Fishing
  • Outdoors
  • SEC Football / ACC Basketball

Birthday

January 16

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Experience

William A. Robinson, III, CPA
Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA 37415
Owner
Trusted Business Advisor
2004 - Present
Currently specializes in complex business transactions with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions; real estate like-kind exchanges and high net worth individual tax planning. Coordinates and communicates well with other professionals. Has experience in tax controversy work representing both individuals and corporations at all levels of examination. Has experience with Private Letter Rulings including monitoring progress and follow-up with the IRS National Office. Currently works as a consultant and is called in by other CPA's locally and in Atlanta for assistance with complex issues. Prior experience includes but is not limited to former CFO and VP of Acquisitions for National Linen Service; Global VP Tax National Service Industries; VP Tax of The RTM Restaurant Group; Sr. Tax Manager Price Waterhouse; and audit staff Price Waterhouse. Throughout his career, Mr. Robinson has participated in or lead M&A teams. At National Linen Service he was responsible for developing a matrix for potential targets; contacting the targets; developing models to achieve the internal hurdle rate; negotiating the terms of the transaction based on meeting or exceeding the hurdle rate; organizing and supervising the due diligence; reviewing legal documents to insure accurate deal terms and protection from unrecorded liabilities; confidentiality of the transaction; transitional phase and some operational oversight. Mr. Robinson is a versatile professional.

Education

BBA, Accounting 1981
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
Phi Beta Kappa
President of Old West Dorm
Founding member UNC Water Ski Club
Worked security and food service jobs my entire college career to help pay for tuition room and board

Professional Certifications

Certified Public Accountant(CPA)
Active
1983
Series 6, 63, 65
Active
2003
Series 7
Active
2004

Associations and Societies

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants)

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