Erik C. Olson, CPA/CVA
Erik C. Olson, CPA/CVA joined Echelbarger, Himebaugh, Tamm & Co., P.C. (EHTC) as a Shareholder and Tax Partner in December 2013. He has worked in public accounting for over 10 years. His tax expertise covers a wide range of industries including manufacturing, professional service, real estate, and technology. Erik earned his Bachelor’s degree in accounting from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University followed by certification as a public accountant. Erik has also earned accreditation as a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA). Erik is an active member of the MICPA, AICPA, and NACVA.
Prior to EHTC, Erik was partner at an accounting firm in East Lansing where he focused on client relationship development, providing high-quality tax and business advisory services, and growing their presence in West Michigan. He also worked at BDO USA, LLP in their Grand Rapids office. As Senior Manager at BDO, Erik serviced public companies in various capacities which included tax compliance, consulting needs, and FAS 109/ASC 740 preparation, review, and assistance. Erik has also provided technical expertise in the area of flow-through taxation, accounting method changes, corporate reorganization, family wealth/succession planning, and business valuations.
Areas of Expertise:
- Entity Classification & Structuring
- Business Valuations
- Succession Planning