Employee Benefits Tax Technical Resource Panel (TRP) 


The Employee Benefits TRP identifies issues and develops policy by:

  • Monitoring legislative and regulatory activity in the area of employee benefits taxation, such as employee benefit plans (including executive compensation and payroll taxes) and tax provisions of the Affordable Care Act.
  • Identifying issues and recommend modifications to and simplification and clarification of the employee benefits tax provisions, 
  • Maintaining appropriate relationships with the IRS, Treasury, Congress, Department of Labor, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, and other government officials,
  • Collaborating with other organizations that deal with employee benefits, as appropriate,
  • Serving as a subject matter expert in the area of employee benefits taxation for the AICPA conferences team in the planning of relevant conferences,
  • Acting as a resource to assist the other committees, TRPs, and task forces, as appropriate, on matters of employee benefits taxation, and
  • Overseeing the Health Care Tax Task Force.
2016-2018 TRP Roster
Kelly Davis, Chair CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Jeffrey Martin, Vice Chair Grant Thornton LLP
Richard Barnes UNC Pembroke
Cindy J. Dwyer     Mayer Hoffman McCann PC
Kimberly A. Flett BDO
William O'Malley RSM
Thomas Pevarnik Deloitte Tax LLP
Mark D. Swedelson Goldberg, Swedelson & Associates, Inc.
Deborah Walker Cherry Bekaert LLP
Thomas Williams AON Hewitt
Kristin Esposito, Staff Liaison AICPA














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