Tom Whiteman is a Principal at Spoor Bunch Franz. Tom joined the Firm in 2014. Tom, a long time St. Petersburg resident and CPA, was the founding partner of Whiteman & Company in 1992. He was previously a partner in several local firms. Tom‘s areas of expertise include Tax Planning and Compliance, Accounting and Consulting Services, Business Development Services, Succession Planning, and QuickBooks and Peachtree Software Installation and Support. He takes great pride in working with his clients utilizing his significant experience in the Construction, Restaurant and Long-Term Care Industry along with several other industries. Tom enjoys working with his clients year round using a proactive approach.
Tom received his Business Administration degree from the University of South Florida and is a life member of the Alumni Association. He is a life member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a founding member and Past President of the local Suncoast Chapter.
Tom is actively involved in the Exchange Club of Northeast St. Petersburg, Florida and has held various positions including President and Treasurer. He was the Founder, Organizer and Chairman of “Ribfest” from 1990-2011 and is Entertainment Chair from 1990 to current. Tom has been on the Board of Trustees at St. Anthony’s Hospital and a Member of the Finance Committee since 2011. He is a past president and treasurer of the Florida Suncoast Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure and served on their board for over seven years. He is also a member of Suncoast Tiger Bay Club. He has served on several City of St. Petersburg commissions, since 2002. He is a graduate of Leadership St. Pete Class of 1991.
Tom is married with two children and two grandchildren. When not working, Tom enjoys spending time with his wife, Cheryl, and boating on one of the many lakes and bays of Florida, and most recently international travel.
Contact Tom: email@example.com
BOSS is the answer to your back office headaches. Our cloud-based solution enables you to hand complex accounting tasks over to us. We work the numbers while providing you 24/7 access to your data—and all at a fixed, affordable monthly fee.
The spring season is here! In addition to taxes, many of us want to take care of some overlooked cleaning tasks. Procrastination often creeps in when it comes to cleaning—especially our offices. It can feel overwhelming and somewhat unproductive to spend time decluttering and cleaning your workspace, but once complete, most people feel a sense of relief and calm. Use this handy checklist...
Have you filed your 2017 taxes yet? If not, you still have the opportunity to make sure that you lower your tax obligation as much as possible. With new tax laws in effect for 2018 and beyond, the following deductions will disappear after this tax season—check them out to see which ones may help you lower your taxable income...
When you are super busy running a business, it can be easy to let customer appreciation slide to the bottom of your long to-do list. The problem is, if you don’t show your customers love on a regular basis, they’re going to feel neglected, which can put their continued loyalty at risk.