Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 countries, with 30,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.2 billion.
The Transaction Advisory Services team at Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP is comprised of dedicated, client-focused professionals. Whether it’s a sale, buyout, carve-out or refinancing, our highly specialized team supports every critical business decision before, during and after a transaction. Our employees thrive in a challenging, supportive environment, taking on a high level of responsibilities as a Valued Business Advisor to our clients. Performance is rewarded and there are many professional opportunities to grow within the team.
Within this team, Baker Tilly’s Housing practice has a deep understanding of complex real estate transactions, a passion for supporting the mission of community stakeholders, and a commitment to the financial and operational health of our clients' organizations in an increasingly-regulated environment. We serve housing developers, property owners, property managers, state housing credit agencies, public housing authorities, syndicators and investors across the United States, and our clients trust our proactive and experienced advice to manage compliance, development, risk and other strategic and operational issues. In the past 24 months, Baker Tilly has closed affordable housing deals totaling $626 million of equity from LIHTC and $29 million of historic tax credits; we’ve been involved in the review or/or direct completion of more than 10 percent of Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) applications; and we’ve closed RAD transactions totaling 1,250 units and $149 million in development costs.
It’s an exciting time to join Baker Tilly!