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ATC : Who We Are

Fred McCarter

Fred is the founder of Aviation Tax Consultants (ATC), a business which utilizes his many years of experience in tax consulting.   After graduating from Indiana University with a B.S. in accounting, and spending a short time in public accounting, he started his first line of business specializing in property tax consulting.    In 2003, he became aware of the need for specialized consulting for people who are purchasing general aviation aircraft and started Aviation Tax Consultants (ATC) to fill the need. 

Fred resides in Columbus, Indiana with his wife, Lisa and three children, Casey, K.J. and Cole.  He has his instrument rating and enjoys his time in the air.  He is also an avid hunter, enjoys fishing, playing basketball, and coaching his sons’ teams.

Daniel Cheung, CPA

Daniel Cheung is a member of Aviation Tax Consultants, LLC.   He is a certified public accountant who specializes in aviation tax compliance matters.  He has established great working relationships within the general aviation community with business aircraft owners, pilots and aircraft sales professionals.

Daniel is a frequent speaker at aviation events and aviation tax conferences around the country and frequent contributor to aviation trade journals.  He received his B.S. degree in Accounting from Indiana University in 1989. 

Daniel was born and raised in Hong Kong and he has been a naturalized Hoosier since 1985.  He resides in Fishers, Indiana with his wife Susan and two children, Cody and David.

Indiana CPA Society Article and Interview with Daniel Cheung, (June 2016)

Lisa McCarter

Office Administrator

Lisa joined ATC in December of 2004 bringing along with her a strong background in business, finance, and technology.  Her experience includes 11 years in the financial services industry where she held positions in human resources, marketing, office management and information technology.  She holds her B.S. and her M.B.A. from the Indiana University School of Business.

Jonathan R. Reynolds, JD

Aviation Tax Specialist

Jon Reynolds earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University and is a Graduate of the University Of San Francisco School Of Law. Jon has over 25 years experience as an attorney, including 9 years in private practice and 16 years as General Counsel for a major consumer products company.  Jon has been with ATC since 2003.






Mary McGeough

Aviation Tax Specialist

Mary is a financial analyst with significant experience in both legal services and financial marketing. Prior to joining ATC, Mary lead international compliance for DRS Technologies. Before that, Mary was a financial marketing executive for the London-base Philtre Digital Marketing Consultancy. She also lead financial operations and reporting for CTC Demolition Company. Mary is a graduate of Berkeley in international business and she will be completing her MBA in 2017. She currently resides in Red Bank, New Jersey with her husband and five children.


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