Susan Phillips


Susan is a Sales & Use Tax Manager within the State and Local tax group and has been with Clarus Partners since the firm began.  She has worked in public accounting since 2002 and began her career providing tax and accounting services to small business clients in various industries.  Her experience included, but was not limited to, corporate and personal income tax preparation, financial statement preparation and payroll tax services.  Susan has extensive expertise in multi-state sales tax reporting, as well as a knowledge base in various other taxes such as gross receipts, B&O and hotel/accommodation taxes.  Her primary responsibilities include sales and use tax return preparation and review, account reconciliations, use tax review and various consulting projects.  In addition to helping clients implement and enforce tax policy effectively and efficiently, she also assists in transactional planning and general consulting concerning the taxability of issues.

Susan received two Associate’s Degrees from Hocking College in Accounting and Business Management and then went on to earn a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Franklin University.  She currently resides in Hocking Hills where she has been a resident for over 20 years and is a former Notary Public for the State of Ohio.

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Franklin University


Areas of Expertise
  • Sales & use Tax