William B. Mayer, CPA


Bill Mayer is a partner and member of the firm’s tax team. Since joining the firm in 1985 and becoming partner in 2000, Bill has practiced in all areas of taxation, including corporate, partnerships, individuals, trusts and estates. His areas of concentration include advising closely-held businesses and their owners, new business start-ups, and professional services and construction firms. Bill also counsels individuals, fiduciaries and executors on trust, gift and estate matters.
As an extension to his commitment to his clients, Bill is actively involved in several community and professional organizations. He serves on the board of directors of the Jewish Home and Care Center where he is also the organization’s treasurer and chairperson of their Budget and Finance Committee.  Bill is also on the board of directors of both Congregation Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurun and Corporate Casual, Inc. He is a member of the Wisconsin Taxation Committee of the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Tax Section of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Milwaukee Estate Planning Forum.  Bill also has taught middle school students about business through Junior Achievement. In addition to his volunteer time, Bill serves on the board of directors of various closely-held businesses and as trustee/executor for numerous trusts and estates.

Bill received his bachelor of business administration in accounting and marketing from the University of Wisconsin — Madison. He is a member of the American and Wisconsin Institutes of Certified Public Accountants. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time and traveling with his wife and two daughters, as well as golfing, skiing, biking and reading.

To talk with Bill about your needs, call him at 414-390-1171 or e-mail bill@ritzholman.com.

“I want the process to be easy for my clients. I can come to your workplace, or even make house calls.”