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Becky Shoemake, CPA
Tax Manager

 
CONTACT
Email
P 423.756.7100
F 423.756.2939

  LOCATION
Chattanooga Office
Tallan Financial Center
Two Union Square, Suite 1100
Chattanooga, TN 37402
     

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EDUCATION
Master of Taxation           Mississippi State University      

Bachelor of Professional Accountacy-
Mississippi State University

ASSOCIATIONS
AICPA
TSCPA

LICENSES
Licensed in Tennessee

CERTIFICATIONS
CPA

 

Becky Shoemake is a tax manager with Decosimo’s Chattanooga office. Becky is an accomplished accountant with a focus on serving real estate, nonprofits and family trusts

Becky began her career as a tax accountant with Decosimo more than 15 years ago and then spent several years with other organizations in various tax roles before rejoining Decosimo in 2014.  Her experience includes serving as a tax manager with a Chattanooga law firm, overseeing tax compliance filings for individuals, family trusts and private foundations, as well as serving in senior tax accountant positions for publicly-traded transportation and retail development companies.    

She has significant experience with state and local tax issues including the preparation of various state apportionment schedules and multiple state property tax returns, as well as sales and use tax filings. She has also managed state franchise and income audits in addition to preparing federal and state returns with an emphasis on real estate partnerships.

Becky is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the state of Tennessee. Becky earned both her Bachelor of Professional Accountancy and her Master of Taxation from Mississippi State University. Becky is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Tennessee Society of Certified Professional Accountants and the Chattanooga Tax Practitioners. Community involvement is important to Becky, and she is a past president of Chattanooga Room in the Inn – a program designed to assist homeless women and children.


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