Press Release

Robert Nowak Joins Baker Tilly’s Real Estate and Construction Practice

CHICAGO (Feb. 20, 2018) Leading accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) welcomes Robert Nowak as a partner in the firm’s Chicago office.

Nowak brings more than 20 years of experience in providing proactive tax consulting and planning services to clients in the real estate and construction industries. He specializes in complex real estate transactions, flow-through entity taxation, long-term contracts and construction accounting tax issues.

“We are excited for the addition of Robert’s technical knowledge to our team,” Tom Walker, Illinois managing partner, said. “His depth of experience in serving real estate and construction entities as well as his demonstrated knowledge of tax planning and compliance matters will be an invaluable asset to our clients, particularly as they navigate the changes resulting from tax reform.”

Nowak is an active member of the American Institute of CPAs, Illinois CPA Society, Construction Financial Management Association, Associated General Contractors and Chicago Building Congress. He is also an active thought leader for many industry publications and events.

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