Andy Komisar is a principal in CliftonLarsonAllen, a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing, and public accounting capabilities. CliftonLarsonAllen acquired the Komisar Brady firm in early 2016.
Andy strives to make things as simple to understand for his clients as possible. ”Everything today is so complicated, and we therefore explain things in a fashion that everyone can understand and use.”
Andy had been a part of Komisar Brady for most of his life, working with his father and brother whenever needed during his childhood and while attending undergraduate and law school at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Andy officially joined Komisar Brady in 1988 and has spent more than 20 years in its tax department, focusing on estate tax, retirement plan and income tax planning and compliance. He is now a principal in CliftonLarsonAllen.
Andy works on many complex estate tax issues in planning on the front end, adapting estate plans as situations and laws change, and accounting and compliance at the time the estate is created. Similarly, Andy works closely with businesses and individuals on retirement plan design, modification and planning to effectively address individual saving needs for retirement in the most tax-favored manner. Lastly, in the income tax arena, Andy’s expertise on compliance has made him excel in proactive business and individual tax planning.
Andy works primarily in:
- Estates and trusts
- Individual income
- Retirement plans
- Consultation services regarding taxes, estate plans and retirement plans