Karen Galivan

Partner, Tax Services | RSM, LLP

Karen has been in public practice since 1998 providing tax, accounting and consulting services to mid-sized businesses and closely-held corporations in various industries including industrial and food manufacturing and distribution, private equity and other service industries. Karen assists her clients in federal, state and foreign tax compliance, planning, and research as well as special projects such as accounting method changes. She is also the regional tax lead specialist for tangible asset and repairs regulations for RSM.

Karen works with a variety of middle market manufacturers and distributors delivering various services including:
•Federal, state and foreign income tax planning and compliance
•Assistance with corporate restructuring transactions including mergers, stock and asset sales
•Accounting method changes and fixed asset studies to help clients comply with the Internal Revenue Service regulations and provide significant tax savings
•Representing clients before the Internal Revenue Service, the Illinois Department of Revenue and various other state entities