Stace Balitsos is a Partner in the Tax Services Group at Wiss with over 25 years of public accounting experience. Stace spends a great deal of time on tax controversy, working with federal and local tax authorities to resolve client tax issues. As a taxation specialist, he is also well versed in income tax planning for closely held businesses, high and middle net worth individuals, executives, attorneys, doctors and professional gamblers. Stace is also experienced in estate and gift tax planning, as well as income tax planning for estates and trusts.
Stace also oversees the New York tax department and assists with training and development of staff. He is a speaker at various tax and related conferences and seminars. Highly regarded for his knowledge and business experience in taxation, Stace provides value-added services and solutions to clients.
BS – Accounting from Hofstra University
Certified Public Accountant in New York
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
Former Chair of Relations with IRS committee of the New York State Society of CPA's
and active member
Member of Family Office Committee of the New York State Society of CPA's
Member of Wantagh Chamber of Commerce
Stace’s client accomplishments include using his knowledge and experience as a former Revenue Agent in the IRS to represent clients before the IRS, New York State Department of Taxation, New York City Department of F inance, New Jersey Division of Taxation, the Connecticut Department of Revenue and various other state’s tax departments. He has also assisted various clients with Offshore Voluntary Disclosures, and Offers in Compromise.
When not in the office, Stace loves the water and spending time with his family. He
can be found sailing or yacht racing, scuba diving or fishing.