Industry Expertise Life Sciences, Media & Entertainment, Software, Technology

Education Bridgewater State University
M.S. in Accountancy

Fitchburg State University
B.S. in Business Administration

Paul Sweeney

Paul brings 9 years of experience in taxation and accounting to WilliamsMarston. Paul has significant experience advising private-equity-backed operating companies on complex partnership tax issues across many industries including IRC Section 754 basis adjustment determinations, 704(c) related rollovers, S Corp related F reorganizations, and complex waterfall allocations, as well as many other complex general tax issues impacting a partnership and its partners. Since joining WilliamsMarston, Paul has focused primarily on providing tax consulting and compliance services to clients on complex partnership tax matters such as mergers and acquisitions, waterfall allocations, tax planning and modeling and authoritative tax research. Paul has recently served as an interim tax director for a privately held media and entertainment company.

Prior to joining WilliamsMarston, Paul was a Tax Manager at RSM US LLP in the Partnership Tax practice. While at RSM, Paul provided tax compliance and consulting services to middle market operating companies and was a trusted advisor to his clients on a variety of partnership related transactions. Paul also served as a Manager of Tax & Treasury at bluebird bio, where he focused on corporate income tax accounting and compliance.

Paul is a Certified Public Accountant in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and holds a Master of Science in Accountancy degree from Bridgewater State University. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree with a concentration in Accounting from Fitchburg State University.