Rick Slater

Dixon Hughes Goodman West Virginia
Managing Partner
Charleston

Rick Slater

Rick is a corporate tax consultant and Managing Partner of Dixon Hughes Goodman West Virginia. Rick spent 14 years with an international accounting firm and has over 23 years of tax and business consulting experience. He has served in strategic advisory capacities for numerous clients involved in mergers and acquisitions, capital structuring, tax restructuring plans, business incentives and grants, public/private development plans, and state and local taxation. He has also worked with many companies in entity selection, raising capital, and research and development spending in the area of health sciences and state taxation.

Mr. Slater is generally thought of as one of the preeminent tax advisors in the market. His work on state and local taxation issues encompasses a myriad of West Virginia and other states’ income and franchise-based assessments. He is also involved in many leadership capacities related to economic and tax policies affecting the State of West Virginia.

Rick is the Partner-in-Charge of Recruiting for the Firm and was recently appointed to DHG’s Strategic Planning Committee. He is an elected member of the Firm’s Executive Committee, serving a term through October 2014.