John Alonso

Senior Manager, State & Local Tax

Mr. Alonso has specialized in multi-state sales and use tax law for more than 25 years. He is a former Senior Tax Auditor with the Missouri Department of Revenue’s St. Louis Field Audit Bureau and operated his own multi-state consulting practice for almost 20 years. Mr. Alonso has consulted with companies all over the United States from fortune 500 companies to family owned businesses. He is an expert in the identification of tax overpayment issues and the recovery of overpaid taxes and has saved millions of dollars for companies operating in various industries including manufacturers, multi-state retailers, construction contractors, service businesses, financial institutions and many others. Mr. Alonso is also an expert in sales/use tax audit defense, the preparation of letter ruling requests, voluntary disclosure agreements, nexus studies, exemption certificate analysis, sales/use tax return preparation and is also experienced in state and federal excise tax consulting and unclaimed property consulting. He has a B.S. degree in accounting from Missouri State University and is a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Alonso is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Institute for Professionals in Taxation and is a member of the Associated Industries of Missouri’s Tax Committee.

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