Smith & Howard is pleased to announce that Casimira “Cas” Pittman has been named a Partner in the firm, effective January 1, 2020.
“Cas is an outstanding asset to the firm. Her experience with complex tax issues for businesses, high net worth individuals and trusts has made her invaluable to our clients. As important, the level of care and personal attention she provides her clients leads them to trust and rely on her for advice and expertise,” said Marc Azar, Partner and Tax Services Leader.
Cas, who joined Smith & Howard in 2008, works with clients in several industries but has developed a well-regarded expertise within the manufacturing and distribution industry. She focuses on ensuring clients take advantage of key planning opportunities to minimize their tax burden while achieving both their business and individual goals, including helping them with tax compliance, estate and trust planning, business credits, exit strategies, captives and ownership changes.
“Cas is an exemplary leader who fully lives our firm’s commitment to provide extraordinary value to our clients, people and community. She represents us well in the community and is a valued mentor to many in the firm. Her commitment to mentoring and spending time with our team at all levels has made a positive difference in the careers of numerous people,” said Sean Taylor, Managing Partner.
With this promotion, Cas adds to the growing number of women taking on leading roles at Smith & Howard, which was named one of the Best Firms for Women in 2019 by Accounting Today