Michael Klug is a Tax Manager in the International Personal Financial Services practice, where he focuses on delivering income tax services and tax controversy support to international taxpayers. He works primarily with individuals who are in the IRS’s Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP). Michael’s role involves reviewing foreign account statements, communicating with foreign banks and regulators, representing taxpayers during IRS administrative processes, amending tax returns and filing Reports of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR). He has seven years of public accounting experience, with a focus on international taxation including preparing and reviewing tax returns for large multi-state and international businesses, researching complex tax issues, and consulting on large transactions.
Michael graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting) and earned his Master of Taxation from Georgia State University. He is an active member of several organizations, including the American Institute of Certified Public Accounts (AICPA), the Georgia Society of CPA’s (GSCPA), Conexx: America Israel Business Connector and the Terry College of Business Young Alumni Association.
Michael has a very giving nature and is often seen volunteering his time and energy in several charities including Bennett Thrasher Foundation and Park Pride. He has mentored youth through Junior Achievement of Georgia and been active with the Gift of Life Donor program, as well as other fundraising efforts.
Michael is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with expertise in Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP), FATCA and FBAR compliance, International Taxation, Closely-Held Businesses, State and Local Taxation, Tax Research and Writing, Team Training & Leadership and Business Development.