SOURCE: UHY Advisors

UHY Advisors

February 08, 2010 11:17 ET

Jeffrey Shamma Named Leader of UHY Advisors' National Property Tax Practice

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - February 8, 2010) - UHY Advisors announces that Jeffrey Shamma has been promoted to National Director of Property Tax for the firm's State & Local Tax practice, based in Houston.

Shamma has more than 16 years of experience addressing clients' state and local tax issues, including roles with a Big 4 firm and a Texas municipality. Shamma will continue to be based in the firm's Houston office as he directs the firm's growing complement of property tax services, which include exemption analysis, tax abatement incentives and consulting on assessment appeals.

"With the amount of increased taxes and scrutiny by state and local government today, it is important for any company with real property to understand their exposure," said Rick Stein, Co-President and Co-CEO of UHY Advisors, Inc. "We are fortunate to have experienced professionals like Jeff to help our clients address these challenges with evolving tax planning strategies."

For more information, see UHY Advisors' Property Tax Services (

About UHY Advisors, Inc.

UHY Advisors, Inc. and its subsidiary entities have more than 1,200 professionals providing services from offices across the United States. UHY Advisors, Inc. is ranked as the 15th largest professional services firm providing tax and business consulting in the country by Accounting Today. Attest services are performed through an alternative practice structure with UHY LLP, a licensed CPA firm.

UHY Advisors, Inc. and UHY LLP are independent U.S. members of UHY International Limited, an international association of independent member firms providing accounting, tax and other professional services. For additional information, please visit UHY Advisors' Web site at

UHY Advisors, Inc. and its subsidiary entities are not licensed CPA firms. UHY LLP is a licensed independent CPA firm that performs attest services.