DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Jun 4, 2013) -  Robert Gonzales has joined TravisWolff as a partner in its qualified plan assurance services group. He will lead the TravisWolff team in Dallas and San Antonio to provide ERISA audits of employee benefit plans in single and multi-plan environments. 

Gonzales, a certified public accountant with over 22 years of experience, previously served as the qualified plan assurance practice leader and national Employee Benefit Plan committee chair for a large national accounting firm. He has also led employee benefit plan audit practices at a large international firm and within the Big Four accounting firms. "Robert's extensive experience working with businesses across a variety of industries, including some of the largest companies headquartered in North Texas, brings a depth and expertise to TravisWolff that can be leveraged across all of the services the Firm delivers," said Harold Gaar, Managing Partner.

Gonzales specializes in audits of plans with public company stock and 11-K filing requirements, non-SEC defined contribution plan audits, defined benefit pension plan audits (including cash balance plans), health and welfare benefit plan audits, and master trust arrangements. He is a recognized expert in the industry and has instructed and presented on qualified plan auditing at the national, state and local level. He was recently recognized at the AICPA's annual Employee Benefit Plans Conference for his efforts as a member of the subcommittee tasked with updating the AICPA's Accounting and Auditing Guide for Employee Benefit Plans, January 1, 2013, edition.

A graduate of Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business, Gonzales is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, the SouthWest Benefits Association, the Worldwide Employee Benefits Network, and the Texas Tech Alumni Association. For more information, please visit traviswolff.com.

About TravisWolff
Founded in 1991, TravisWolff is a growing, independent accounting and advisory firm that offers a full range of assurance, tax and consulting services to emerging companies, established companies, and successful individuals and families. Additionally, TravisWolff provides specialized services in the areas of business valuation, compensation and benefits planning, IT auditing, collaborative divorce consulting, employee benefit plan audits, estate planning, exit planning, litigation services and forensic accounting.

Operating from offices in Dallas and San Antonio, TravisWolff serves clients in Texas, throughout the country and offshore. As a member of Moore Stephens International, TravisWolff extends its services to the global market. TravisWolff participates in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Peer Review Program and is registered with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).

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