Jim Swanick

Managing Director

Jim is a Managing Director in Global Tax Management’s lead tax practice based in Wayne, PA. Jim’s broad range of experience working with both publicly traded and privately held companies empowers him to provide tax-related services to a diverse group of industries including distribution, manufacturing, life sciences, telecommunication, retail, and professional services. Many of his clients are foreign-owned domestic corporations requiring overseas reporting.

Jim’s areas of focus include managing the tax provision process under the application of ASC 740 and IAS 12, corporate tax return compliance, and providing tax consulting advice on a variety of issues including accounting methods and corporate transactions.

Prior to joining GTM, Jim spent ten years at Deloitte’s Philadelphia office as a Managing Director in its Business Tax Services group, managing the delivery of tax services to a mix of publicly traded and privately held corporations. While at Deloitte, Jim’s work included auditing and managing corporate tax provisions for large multinational corporations, corporate tax return compliance, and various tax consulting engagements. Prior to Deloitte, he was a Senior Tax Manager at PwC Philadelphia, serving in both its Private Company Services (PCS) and Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) groups.

Jim resides in Springfield, PA with his wife and has five children. In his free time, he enjoys biking, reading, and following the local professional sports teams.

DESIGNATION:

CPA, MST

EDUCATION:

B.S. in Accounting from West Chester University
M.S. in Taxation from Villanova University