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Wade R. Huseth

Partner, CPA
608 240 2513

Wade Huseth, Partner with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, has been with the firm since 1992. He specializes in providing financial accounting advisory services to companies in the software, professional services, and retail industries.

Experience

  • Leads engagement teams on several large, high profile firm clients
  • Audit readiness assessments for emerging high growth companies
  • Implementation of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) including revenue recognition, stock compensation, franchise agreements, and equity transactions
  • Deep understanding of accounting for contracts containing multiple element deliverables
  • Application of business combination accounting and reporting the fair value of assets acquired
  • Consolidated financial statements, including foreign subsidiaries and supervising work of auditors in other countries
  • Practical implementation and explanation of complex accounting issues such as revenue recognition, stock options, equity transactions, and lease accounting
  • Strengthening internal controls while streamlining accounting processes
  • Preparation of benchmarking and trend analysis tools
  • Analysis and design of equity compensation programs including ISO, SARS, and stock grants
  • Assists with owner/management and business tax strategies

Involvement

  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Coaches vs. Cancer – Wisconsin Board of Ambassadors and Executive Committee Member
  • Wisconsin Innovation Awards – Steering Committee Member

Education

University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting