Robert B. Simpson, CPA, MST

Robert B. Simpson, CPA, MST
Managing Partner
Brinker Simpson & Company, LLC

Robert B. Simpson is the Founder and Managing Partner of Brinker Simpson & Company, a Certified Public Accounting & Business Consulting Firm in Springfield, Delaware County. With 30 years of firm experience, Bob continues to grow and build upon his 45 person firm, chiefly responsible for firm management and business development. Bob’s background is in tax planning and execution. He has coached startup companies, through 3rd generation successions and shares his knowledge and experience of complicated tax structures down to initial tax planning. Bob has spoken frequently on topics ranging from IRS audit trends and techniques, up to an understanding of the confusing new tax laws enacted in 2018. He assists emerging businesses with tax and accounting set up, as well as counseling high net worth individuals. Bob has represented many clients in front of the IRS, and other taxing agencies, and has testified as an expert witness in many cases involving tax disputes and fraud and forensics.

EDUCATION

  • La Salle University
    • Bachelor of Science, Major: Accounting
  • Widener University
    • Masters of Science, Major: Taxation

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Member, Tax Division
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Federal Tax Committee
  • Member, State Tax Committee
  • Member, Philadelphia Local & Legislative Tax Committee
  • Member, Greater Philadelphia Executive Committee
  • Past President, Greater Philadelphia Chapter
  • Past Secretary, Greater Philadelphia Chapter
  • Past Treasurer, Greater Philadelphia Chapter
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Delaware County Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Board
  • Entrepreneur’s Organization of Philadelphia (EO), Current Board Member
  • Gaudenzia, Inc., Board of Directors, Finance Committee
  • Main Line Chamber of Commerce, Presenter and Sponsor
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA), Education Committee Member
  • Run for Heroes, Inc., Founder and Current Board Member
  • Springfield Township, Elected Auditor, 2007, 2013
  • Springfield Cares Coalition, Founder, President
  • YMCA, Eastern Delaware County, Board Member and Finance Committee