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Stephanie Lewis

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Stephanie L. Lewis is a Certified Public Accountant and teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in Federal taxation and financial accounting. Before joining The Ohio State University, she worked for one of Ohio’s largest independent business consulting and public accounting firms, serving clients in a variety of industries. During her career in public accounting, Stephanie was involved in tax compliance and research work in the areas of individual, partnership, corporate and exempt organization tax. She was also involved with business valuations for estate, gift and income tax reporting purposes.

Since 2010, Stephanie has been responsible for teaching the Pre-MAcc, an accelerated intermediate accounting course offered to income MAcc students who do not have extensive accounting undergraduate studies.

In addition to teaching, Stephanie currently works with a textbook publishing company verifying tax return problem solutions and continues to provide tax preparation and consulting services.

Stephanie is an advisor to Ohio State teams in the PricewaterhouseCoopers Tax Policy Case Competition ("xTax") and the Deloitte FanTAXtic Student Case Competition. She also directs the Fisher/OSU Tax Clinic, where Fisher students volunteer annually to provide free tax preparation services for low-income Columbus taxpayers.

Stephanie is a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She also serves on the Academic Advisory Board for Kaplan CPA Review.

Education

  • MAcc, The Ohio State University
  • BSB, Wright State University

Areas of Expertise

  • Tax and Public Policy
AMIS 3400 - Tax Accounting

Fundamentals of the federal income tax, and how it influences taxpayer decisions. Emphasis is on the individuals and businesses organized as proprietorships, but rules generally applicable to all taxpayers are covered.

AMIS 4410 - Tax Accounting II

Intensive study of the federal income tax treatment of business corporations and partnerships, with particular attention to tax planning by these businesses and their owners.

AMIS 7410 - Tax Accounting II

Intensive study of the federal income tax treatment of business corporations and partnerships, with particular attention to tax planning by these businesses and their owners.