Buffalo, N.Y. (January 10, 2023) – MSC (formerly MS Consultants), one of the nation’s most trusted real estate tax savings consultants, has announced the promotion of industry seasoned professional Ashley Sullivan as director, effective January 1, 2023. Sullivan, who most recently served as a principal for the firm, has over 20 years of experience in cost segregation and business development with specialties in cost segregation studies, repair vs. capitalization analyses, and fixed asset reviews.
“The decision to name Ashley as director reinforces MSC’s continued focus on growing and evolving to meet the needs of our current and future clients,” said Dave Fabian, managing director, MSC. “Her expansive expertise in real estate cost segregation, commitment to sharing her knowledge with our team and our professional community, and her over nine-year commitment to our firm and the success of our clients makes her the ideal leader.”
Prior to MSC, Sullivan served as a senior cost segregation analyst and business development coordinator at The Cost Segregation Group and a senior analyst at McGladrey. She is a Certified Cost Segregation Professional through the American Society of Cost Segregation Professionals, where she also serves as a Director of the Board of Directors and co-chair of the Conference Committee. Throughout her career, Sullivan has overseen 9,000+ cost segregation studies, participated in the production and publishing of The Practical Guide to Cost Segregation (CCH), and created software to digitize the cost segregation industry field process.
An active member of the professional community in Virginia, Ashley has lectured on cost segregation and tangible property regulations to provide CPE training to several accounting firms. She is an active member of the Virginia State Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA), the Tidewater Chapter of of the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (TCVSCPA), and the Hampton Roads Commercial Real Estate Association (HRACRE).She is a graduate of Averett University, where she earned a B.S. in Business Administration.
Sullivan’s promotion announcement follows the firm’s rebranding announcement in June 2022, which included the launch of an updated name, engaging logo, and robust website. To learn more, please visit costsegs.com.
MSC offers a wide range of services to help find tax-saving opportunities for clients. Recognized national experts in cost segregation studies by the IRS, MSC is one of the largest independent cost segregation providers in the country. In addition to cost segregation studies, MSC offers services such as 179D Federal Tax Deduction Analysis, 45L Tax Credit Analysis, Energy Consulting, Fixed Asset Reviews, and Tenant Space Abandonment and Improvement Studies. More than 520 CPA firms entrust MSC with their clients. To learn more, go to costsegs.com.