HA&W Names New Tax Partner

Charles Webb

Charles Webb

HA&W of Atlanta, also known as Habif, Arogeti and Wynne (FY14 net revenue of $68.6 million), has strengthened its fast-growing corporate and international tax practice by adding a partner specializing in start-ups, tech companies and foreign firms doing business in the U.S.

Charles Webb has more than 25 years of taxation experience with corporate tax departments, the IRS and international accounting firms. He has also run his own technology-focused practice. While working in Toronto, he developed proficiency in international taxation, enabling him to provide tax counsel for foreign companies dealing with cross-border issues in the U.S.

“Charles brings to HA&W an unprecedented blend of capabilities and experiences that will benefit our numerous start-up and internationally focused clients,” says Mitchell Kopelman, PIC of of HA&W’s technology & biosciences group and tax practice. “As a former entrepreneur, he has first-hand experience that positions him well to provide the skilled tax counsel that emerging companies require to thrive and grow.”

With an extensive background in state and local tax planning, Webb has helped start-up and emerging businesses achieve significant refunds in payroll, sales and property taxes. Similarly, his expertise in international taxation has enabled Canadian and other international companies to properly plan for and comply with U.S. tax requirements, resulting in significant tax savings.