Gary G. Wallace, CPA

Partner

Gary provides tax services to public and private entities and their owners in a variety of industry segments, including manufacturing, retail, real estate, and financial services.  Gary has significant knowledge and experience in individual taxation, business taxation, including C and S corporations and partnerships.  He advises clients on all aspects of tax matters, including tax accounting methods, multi-state tax matters, mergers and acquisitions, income tax accounting and representation with tax authorities.

Gary has over 30 years of accounting experience both in the private and public sectors.  He is the Tax Department Leader for Keiter and serves on the Firm’s Executive Committee. In addition, Gary is a member of the Firm’s Manufacturing, Distribution & Retail Industry team, International Tax team, and Financial Services Industry team.

Prior to joining Keiter, Gary was the Chief Financial Officer for The Riverstone Group, LLC and CCA Industries, Inc.  His responsibilities included directing financial activities including accounting, financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting, tax and treasury matters, including a significant hedge fund investment portfolio. Gary acquired significant public accounting experience, as Tax Partner with the Richmond office of KPMG.  In his over 20 years at KPMG, Gary was tax advisor to publicly and privately held business clients and individuals, principally in the retailing, distribution, real estate and financial services sectors.

Professional Activities and Civic Associations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Richmond YMCA, Downtown, Board of Managers
  • Virginia Manufacturer’s Association, Tax Committee Member
  • Leading Edge Alliance, Tax Committee Member
  • Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors, Planning Committee Member

Education

The University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce
Bachelor of Science in Accounting

The University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce
Master of Science, Accounting

Speaking Engagements

  • AM&AA 2016 Summer Conference - July 27-29, 2016.
  • “Keys for Building an International Client Base.” - First Choice, January 2012.
  • “Career Opportunities in Accounting.” - UVA’s McIntire School, September 6 and 13, 2012.
  • “Post Election Panel Review.” - Northwestern Mutual Finance, November 27, 2012.
  • “Accountants Suggest Tax Saving Strategies” - NBC12 Interview, December 3, 2012.
  • “Future Tax Rate Increases.” –Virginia Council of CEOs, Fall 2012.

Publications and Thought Leadership

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