FTS - The alternative to the Big 4 
Fund Tax Services joins McGladrey Alliance .

June 28th, 2016 New York, NY

FTS is expanding its network. McGladrey Alliance is a leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market. With 8,000 professionals and associates in 80 cities nationwide as well as access to more than 38,300 people in 120 countries through our membership in McGladrey International, FTS will be able to meet our clients global business needs. 
FTS is excited to begin a prosperous relationship with McGladrey Alliance!
Service Spotlight
FTS has been presented the Alternative Investment  award for 
  • Best  Alternative Fund Tax Services - USA
  • Best  Alternative Investment Tax - New York
by Wealth and Finance International. This award  is for those dedicated to client service and superlative quality. This award is "presented to companies whose hard work and professionalism is changing the financial landscape for the better."
"It is a pleasure to be recognized by such esteemed organizations, but most of all by our peers in the alternative investment community.  FTS has spared no expense in building a world class platform, and we are honored to service some of the elite funds in the industry". 
FTS has most recently  received  the 
  • Alternative Investment Tax Firm of the Year - USA 
 award presented by Finance Monthly M&A Awards 2016. Finance Monthly de scribes their M&A awards as celebrating "excellence and exist to  recognis e and celebrate those companies and individuals who have delivered the highest quality results and have excelled their clients' expectations over the last 12 months.  Our key goal is to reward those firms who have demonstrated measurable achievements across the industry." FTS is extremely honored for having won this award.
FTS also had been recognized for the following;
  • Alternative Tax Firm of the year,
  • Alternative Investment Tax Specialist of the Year - New York
  • Best for Alternative Investment Tax - New York
  •  Best for Hedge Fund Tax Services - USA 
by the Financial Monthly, The Finance Awards and Acquisition International respectively. 

FTS is happy to welcome the following professionals to our team, they will all be great additions to our platform:
  • Matthew McNally- Managing Director, New York 
Matthew has over 15 years of experience in advising alternative investment funds, fund managers and investors. His experience covers a broad spectrum of tax issues impacting the alternative investment industry, including global fund tax structuring, cross-border transactions, tax accounting, partnership taxation, taxation on investment products and multistate taxation issues.

Matt's clients include a variety of investments Funds in the U.S., Asia Pacific, Europe, and Latin America. Prior to joining FTS, he led multiple tax consulting & compliance engagements for a number of global based Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds and Fund-of-Funds.  Prior to FTS Matt was in the Financial services Group at Deloitte and in the Private Company Services group at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Matthew graduated from Hofstra University's Frank G. Zarb School of Business, receiving a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration.
  • Maria Giampapa - Tax Manager, New York
Maria specializes in SALT compliance and consulting within the Financial Services and Real Estate industries. Prior to joining FTS, Maria was a Tax Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) and was a member of the PwC State and Local Tax (SALT) practice since 2011 working with some of the largest private equity (real estate, co-investment and fund of funds) clients. Maria's experience has primarily consisted of analyzing the state and local tax implications of proposed transactions and reviewing partnership and corporate state tax returns for purposes of identifying tax planning opportunities and/or exposures.  Maria graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College. 

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John McEnroe | FTS | jmcenroe@fundtaxservices.com | www.fundtaxservices.com