Stephen Royster is a director in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s State and Local Tax Group. Stephen provides services in tax consulting and preparation in the areas of multistate income and sales taxes, business incentives, controversy services and other state taxes. Prior to joining the firm, Stephen worked for a Big 4 and top 10 accounting firm, where he spent a combined total of 14 years. He has extensive experience conducting state tax reviews, performing restructuring implementations, researching state tax issues and assisting with complex multistate tax compliance.
Stephen’s experience with state and local taxes has included all 50 states which enables him to effectively consult on the firm’s multistate clients in all domestic jurisdictions. He has significant experience assisting clients in many industries including manufacturing and distribution, financial services, life sciences, retail, and transportation and logistics.
Stephen earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Butler University.
Stephen is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Indiana CPA Society.