BIRMINGHAM, AL – MAY 6, 2019 – Tidwell Group is pleased to officially announce Joel T. McDowell, CPA as the Firm’s Birmingham Office Managing Partner. Joel has been performing in this role as part of the Firm’s leadership and will continue in that capacity as the Firm charges forward into the 2020s.
A lead partner in the Firm’s leadership council and tax consulting team, Mr. McDowell’s clients include a variety of critical industries, with a major focus on real estate developers and investors in the multi-family real estate markets. He provides professional services within the affordable housing industry including tax planning, project development, investment, cost segregation services, and partnership transactions. He has over 25 years of tax and business experience and is a founding member of Tidwell Group.
McDowell is involved with training and development of Firm staff and routinely participates in national and state tax and industry conferences and training meetings. He is active in the Alabama Affordable Housing Association (AAHA), and regularly participates in panel discussions and assisting with state policy decisions for the affordable housing industry. Other associations include NCSHA, National Council of State Housing Agencies, AICPA, Georgia and Alabama Societies of CPA’s.
“I look forward to officially serving Tidwell Group as its Birmingham office managing partner,” added McDowell. “I am excited about the future and will continue to assist in the Firm’s growth and knowledge base. I share our partners’ view that our commitment to client service, professional excellence and the continued strengthening of our client relationships is the key to the continued development of Tidwell Group as one of the leading affordable housing accounting and consulting firms.”