Brett McGrath is a Partner in the Firm’s Hartford, Connecticut office and is a member of its National Construction Industry group and its State and Local Tax Practice group. He has more than 20 years of experience providing federal and state tax consulting and compliance services to corporations, partnerships and individual clients.
Mr. McGrath has extensive experience working with construction contractors, developers and homebuilders; manufacturers; service corporations; and sports and entertainment professionals. He provides tax accounting for long-term contracts, accounting methods and look-back filings. Mr. McGrath’s corporate and individual tax experience includes multinational tax and state tax compliance research and planning.
Mr. McGrath shares his tax accounting knowledge with industry and professional organizations. He is a frequent speaker on tax matters for construction companies.
Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. McGrath spent several years at “Big 4” accounting firm. Earlier in his career, he was a Corporate Tax Specialist at a multi-national manufacturing company.
Professional & Civic Affiliations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
The Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA)
Cedar Hill Cemetery & Foundation, Board of Directors
Walter Camp Foundation
Articles, Seminars & Presentations
Fundamentals of Construction Taxation, National AICPA Construction Conference, 2010
Fundamentals of Construction Taxation, National AICPA Construction Conference, 2009
Long-Term Construction Contract Accounting: A Tax Strategies Checklist, Journal of Construction Accounting and Taxation, March/April 2006
Fundamentals of Construction Accounting, National AICPA Construction Conference, 2008
Tax Accounting Methods and Their Impact on Deferred Income Taxes under FAS 109, National Association of Independent Sureties, 2007
Construction Accounting, CSCPA, 1998-2006
Advanced Tax Issues, Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants Annual Construction Industry Conference, 2005
Comprehensive Repair & Cost Capitalization Regulations, National AICPA Construction Conference, 2012
Areas of Expertise
State Tax Compliance
Developers & Homebuilders
Sports & Entertainment Professionals
Masters of Science, Taxation Bentley University
Bachelor of Science, Accounting University of Massachusetts