Ms. Cuddy, a licensed attorney in the state of Massachusetts, has over 15 years of experience in a complete range of tax planning, compliance and consulting services including an in-depth, well-rounded knowledge of federal, state and local tax law. She leads the firm’s State and Local Tax (SALT) Practice and is instrumental in helping address the state and local tax issues of businesses of all sizes and complexity, from venture-backed startups to global, publicly traded companies. Shannan’s areas of expertise include multi-state income/franchise tax planning and compliance, sales and use tax consulting and compliance, ASC 740-10 analysis, ASC 740 tax provisions and due diligence for mergers and acquisitions. She is also well versed in business structure planning, having assisted numerous clients in the realignment of their corporate structures.
Prior to MFA, Shannan spent over 11 years with three of the Big 4 public accounting firms including KPMG, PwC and most recently, Ernst & Young.