Swart Joins SLD as Tax Director
February 2015

San Francisco, CA – Shea Labagh Dobberstein CPAs, Inc. (SLD), a leading CPA firm in the Bay Area, is delighted to announce that Dan Swart, CPA, has joined SLD as Tax Director in the San Francisco office.

Swart’s unique background includes over 30 years of diversified public accounting experience advising clients on advanced compliance and planning issues relating to partnership, LLC and S Corporation taxation. A member of the Commercial Real Estate Industry Practice for his previous firm, Swart has specialized proficiency in real estate taxation. “I have a strong interest in new real estate ventures and strategies,” says Swart.

“We are excited to bring Dan onboard. His decades of experience primarily serving middle-market clients will be an excellent fit for our clients seeking strategic advice, and he will be a great mentor to our team members,” said Edward Hanley, Tax Principal for Shea Labagh Dobberstein.

Swart recently returned to California from Massachusetts where he worked as a Senior Tax Manager for one of the ten largest CPA firms in the country. Previously, he was the Principal of Swart & Associates, a public accounting firm in Sacramento which specialized in strategic and innovative tax planning, tax preparation and consulting for nearly three decades.

Swart holds a Master of Science degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University and a Master’s degree in Organizational Behavior from California State University in Sacramento. He obtained a double B.A. from Bowling Green State University in Psychology and Sociology. Swart is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants.