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We are a leading independent tax and business advisory services firm specializing in international tax consulting, transfer pricing, valuation and tax process innovation.

We operate throughout North America and the United Kingdom and cover over forty countries through strategic alliances with firms across the globe.

Accomplished Professionals

Our team of highly-experienced professionals consists of former Big 4 tax specialists, economists, attorneys, CPAs and MBAs, each with decades of experience delivering tax, transfer pricing, valuation and tax innovation services.

Our senior professionals are directly engaged in the work we deliver to our clients - unlike many large firms that employ a “leverage model” relying on less experienced personnel to do most of the work.

Delivering Value to Our Clients

Our clients include private and public companies ranging from emerging businesses to Fortune 50 companies. They include U.S. and non-U.S. based multinationals operating in a wide array of industries, including industrial manufacturing and distribution, aerospace, food processing and distribution, agriculture, medical products manufacturing and distribution and financial services.

Our clients seek responsive, collaborative professionals who deliver services efficiently and cost effectively. We willingly share our knowledge and insights to help our clients understand the technical issues and enhance their ability to make informed, strategic decisions with confidence.

Michael Bredahl, CPA (inactive), MBA

Managing Director, Transfer Pricing and Valuation Services

+1 (866) 298-7829 Ext. 717

michael.bredahl@wtpadvisors.com

   

Michael is a Managing Director in WTP Advisors transfer pricing and valuation practice.  He has more than 20 years of industry and professional services experience concerning transfer pricing, valuation, managing new business opportunities, and process design.  His expertise includes business enterprise and intangible asset valuation for tax and transactions purposes, trade flow analysis, cost sharing, royalty rate determination, incremental profit analysis, and OECD/U.S. documentation.

Michael has specialized expertise in valuation and transfer pricing concerning intangible assets.  His experience includes the creation, design, and implementation of structures and related processes for intangible assets creation, use, ownership and transfer pricing compliance for multinational enterprises.  He has also managed and operated these structures including due diligence and integration of intangible assets acquired in M&A and JVs, financial and functional analyses, operational and compliance documentation, and audit defenses in various jurisdictions (e.g., Germany, Belgium, China and Viet Nam).

Prior to WTP, Michael was a developer and the leader of Cargill’s global intellectual property ownership and transfer pricing compliance structure as well as the corporate function that operated and managed it.  Earlier in his career he held leadership roles in the finance consulting practices of Deloitte and PwC providing business development, M&A, JV, licensing, partnering, transfer pricing, and valuation consulting.  He was a national resource and leader of intellectual property holding company services to large multinational clients across a broad variety of industries.

Education and Certifications

  • MBA concentrated in Finance, Northern Illinois University
  • BS in Accountancy, DePaul University
  • CPA (Inactive)

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