Meet Thomas W. Krause, CPA

Director – Corrigan Krause – CPAs and Consultants

Tom Krause Headshot

Tom is a founding director of Corrigan Krause. Tom has played a vital role in the expansion and management of the firm while simultaneously working with and assisting a wide variety of clients. He is proud of Corrigan Krause growing from four team members to now over 80 wonderful team members and directors that are part of Corrigan Krause. Currently, he devotes the majority of his time to providing consulting services to businesses and individuals.

Tom provides proactive service to clients in many business sectors from manufacturing, distribution, and a multitude of professional services. He is also a leader in the rapidly growing dental niche at the firm.

Tom enjoys meeting with his clients regularly to review today and plan for the future. He involves his staff as well so they can learn from his vast knowledge as Tom has consulted with thousands of closely held businesses over thirty years. Tom makes it his personal mission that clients purely understand their current financial position but also understand how to achieve the future results they desire. His years of experience gives him a deep knowledge on financial analytics, tax planning, bank planning, shareholder and transition planning and ultimate value drivers to increase the value of your business. He has found great joy in consulting with businesses and individuals that have attained the financial goals they desired through a sale of their business. Tom’s pro-activeness is what clients say sets him and Corrigan Krause ahead of other CPA firms and advisors.

Tom is very proud of the multiple awards the firm has earned over the years from financial to firm culture awards.

Tom proudly attended Cuyahoga Community College and Baldwin Wallace University.

Tom is from Parma, Ohio and now resides in Strongsville, Ohio with his wife, Laura. He has two children and a new grandchild. Tom is an active member of The Alternative Board and many other knowledge based groups He also is a member of the Ohio Society of CPAs and The American Institute of CPAs. Tom is passionate about giving back and regularly volunteers his time to various local organizations. In his free time, he loves to play golf and enjoys traveling throughout the country playing PGA golf courses.

Memberships and Affiliations:

  • The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants member
  • The Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants member
  • The Alternative Board (TAB) member
  • Mount Alverna Nursing Home Advisory Board member

Areas of Practice

Closely Held Business Financial Consulting

Business and individual tax planning

Financing and debt acquisition consulting

Sale and transition planning for businesses

Retirement and benefit plan development

Proactive approach to all businesses and individuals