Diane Merk has over 30 years of public accounting and private industry experience serving as a tax advisor to predominantly closely-held and family-owned businesses and their owners. Much of her career has been devoted to state and local tax issues, with a specialization in multi-state sales and use tax issues and income tax compliance. She obtained practical experience with state and local tax issues through her work as a corporate tax director of a multi-state corporation.
Diane and the SALT practice members provide multi-state compliance and consulting services for a variety of clients in the areas of sales and use tax, income and franchise taxes, and personal property tax. They also provide multi-state audit support, tax planning services and research on state and local tax issues. Diane also assists small businesses by providing presentations on relevant state and local tax issues.
BSBA, Accounting, Miami University
Certification & Licensure
CPA – State of Ohio
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, SALT Legislation Policy Committee Member
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Lakota West High School PTO
Industry & Service Teams
- What you need to know about the Indiana Tax Amnesty Program November 6, 2015
- Use tax exposure: The worst case scenario (and how to mitigate it) March 11, 2015
- Guidance for properly using the Ohio manufacturers’ sales and use tax exemption March 10, 2015
- Webinar slides: Ohio sales and use tax May 15, 2015