About

Wagner Consulting, Aviation & Tax - "WCAT" is a boutique tax firm providing tax and consulting services to the aircraft industry and aircraft owners, high net worth individuals and families and serial entrepreneurs. 
We are ​a CPA and consulting firm with unique clients that sometimes have assets that "fly" and "float" therefore, we have experience both high and deep.

H. Thomas "Tom" Wagner, Jr. is the founder and Managing Member of  WCAT. Prior to forming WCAT, Tom was a partner with a  national firm in which he served as the National Tax Leader for Business Aviation. He has served on the National  Business Aviation Association’s Tax Committee - Planning  Group, as well as, marine industry organizations. He has presented at conferences and seminars on aviation and marine industry matters. He has vast experience with income tax compliance and tax consulting, estate and gift planning, entrepreneurial entity planning, CFO services and private equity transactions.

Areas of emphasis for Tom include the following:

  • Aviation Tax and Regulatory Matters

  • Closely Held Businesses - including CFO services

  • High Net Worth Serial Entrepreneurs

  • Marine Tax and Regulatory Matters

  • Partnerships and S Corporations

  • Professional Sports Teams

  • Real Estate Industry – Developers and Investors

  • S Corporations

  • Tax Structuring-Entrepreneurial Entities

 

Tom has over 35 years of public accounting experience with two national firms, and is the founding member of Wagner Consulting, Aviation & Tax, LLC.