Thomas R. Alvarez; CPA, MBT – Senior Manager, Tax Services Department


Thomas R. Alvarez serves as a Senior Manager in BGBC Partners’ Tax Services Department. His experience includes several years as a Senior Tax Manager in the Los Angeles Office of a “Big 4” accounting firm where his clients included high-profile entertainment and other high net-worth individuals, Fortune 500 Manufacturing, Large and Mid-sized Retailers and Distribution Companies, Brewery and Winery Businesses, Real Estate, Restaurants, Oil and Gas Operators and Service Providers, and clients with extensive international tax issues including frequent travel to foreign countries to lead strategic tax planning efforts.

His expertise includes complex partnership operations and mergers, corporate taxation, corporate mergers and acquisitions, S corporations and strategic structuring of foreign and domestic operations. Thomas has also worked in the industry as a Tax Director for an international conglomerate and as a Senior Tax Advisor for a multinational Fortune 100 company. Thomas has extensive experience representing his clients before the IRS and state and local taxing authorities and has frequently spoken on tax panels for various industry groups. He has been published in leading tax journals.  



B.S. Accounting, Cal State, Sacramento 

University of Southern California, Masters in Business Taxation