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Robert Willeford | Anders CPA

Robert V. Willeford, Jr., CPA, Esq.

Director + State and Local Tax (314) 474-0706 | |
  • State and Local Tax
  • Reverse Audits
  • Nexus Reviews
  • Tax Counsel
  • M&A Tax Due Diligence
  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Audit Defense
  • CARES Act
  • Paycheck Protection Program

Professional Profile

Robert is the director of State and Local Tax at Anders, with over 20 years of multi-state sales and use tax experience. Along with his public accounting experience, Robert has worked in large, multi-state corporations and in the governmental sector. He performs reverse audits, voluntary disclosure agreements and tax due diligence for mergers and acquisitions to ensure a smooth transition. As a licensed attorney, Robert understands the multi-state tax litigation process and uses this experience to advise clients. He is a member of the firm’s CARES Act Research and Response Team and advises clients around the latest legislation on COVID-19 relief, including the Paycheck Protection Program. Robert keeps up on the latest state tax and local tax regulations and conducts nexus reviews to help businesses avoid unnecessary tax.

Education & Certifications

  • Licensed Attorney in Missouri
  • Licensed Attorney in Texas
  • Six Sigma Certification
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), State of Missouri
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), State of Texas
  • Juris Doctorate, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
  • B.S.B.A., Accounting, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO

Professional Organizations

  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA)
  • State Bar of Texas

Community Leadership

  • Missouri State High School Activities Association
    • Referee
  • North Texas Christian Academy School Board
    • Legal Counsel (2009-2010)

Quote to Live By:

“Sir, my concern is not whether God is on my side; my greatest concern is that I am on God’s side…” – Abraham Lincoln


Fishing | Woodworking | Referee

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