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Paul E. Finegold

Partner, CPA, MST

Paul Finegold, partner, joined Baker Tilly in 2003. Paul specializes in tax consulting and compliance and is experienced in serving privately held companies and their owners. He has extensive experience with multistate corporation income and franchise taxes, sales and use taxes, and corporate restructuring strategies.


  • Specializes in tax consulting and compliance for individuals, corporations, and partnerships
  • Assists businesses in managing their state and local tax costs by developing and implementing multistate tax reduction strategies including nexus reviews, entity restructuring, apportionment studies, and refund reviews
  • Oversees large tax compliance engagements
  • Assists clients with accounting method studies, cost segregation, and related depreciation analyses
  • Aids businesses with entity considerations and taxation issues
  • Provides dispute resolution services such as federal and state audit defense, appeal representation, ruling requests, tax delinquency settlements, and voluntary disclosures
  • Offers state tax compliance solutions including tax return preparation and tax outsourcing


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)
  • MICPA State & Local Task Force member
  • MICPA Michigan Tax Conference Planning member
  • MICPA Tax Restructuring Task Force member
  • MICPA Members Advisory Symposium member
  • MICPA Michigan Comeback Task Force Subgroup on Form Consolidation/Elimination

Thought Leadership

  • Speaker on state and local tax issues for the MICPA and other organizations


Walsh College (Troy, Michigan)
Master of Science in Taxation

Wayne State University (Detroit, Michigan)
Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, Cum Laude