Biography

Darko Naumoski, a Principal at WilkinGuttenplan, jointed the firm in 2017, specializes in international taxation and planning strategies. Darko’s tax practice is consumed by international tax matters including U.S. tax aspects of international business such as foreign businesses doing work in the U.S. and U.S. businesses doing work abroad. Darko assists mid-market multinational clients create and implement tax structures to minimize worldwide tax which are operationally practical. For foreign based businesses, Darko and his team are often the first point of contact to steer clients through the different hurdles of doing business in the US giving these clients peace of mind that their businesses are tax compliant in the US.

Darko also contributes to the training and development of our entry-level and advanced staff as it relates to international taxation concepts, practice, and procedures.

Prior to working at WilkinGuttenplan, Darko worked for a regional accounting firm providing international tax services.

Professional and Civic Achievements:

  • Member of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA)
  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Licenses and Certifications:

  • CPA License: New Jersey
  • CPA License: Oklahoma

Education:

  • Darko graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Southern Nazarene University. He continues his education through regular CPE and educational seminars.

Q&A

What motivates you?

I’m a competitive person by nature, so success itself motivates me. But more deeply, I find enjoyment in helping people be successful and making those personal connections.

What is your favorite part of the culture at WG?

Everyone at WG cares about each other as individuals, professionals, and friends. We are truly a family.

What excites you most about the future of your industry?

I think we are moving more and more towards a technological transformation that will enable us as tax advisors to do more and have better insights for our clients.

If you weren’t an accountant/consultant, what would you be?

Normally I would have said a soccer coach/trainer, but truly believe that in a second life I’d be a barber or a hairstylist.

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