Steven Halt, CPA

Managing Partner

Steve Halt is a calm and collected professional with over thirty five years of public accounting experience, advising high-wealth individuals, small and medium-size businesses, nonprofit organizations, and estates and trusts.

Steve assists clients with general business and strategic planning, income tax and cash flow planning, entity selection and structure, and human resource issues. Steve consults with businesses when they are considering a potential equity partner, sale, or merger of business, and directs communications with financial institutions to provide clients with assistance in obtaining lines of credit or permanent financing.

Over the years, Steve has become a tax hero to his clients by representing them successfully in federal and state tax audits. He has served as an expert witness in the federal court system. Steve was named Top 25 Tax Experts, twice by his peers, in the Washingtonian magazine, and twice named Smart CPA by Smart CEO magazine.

When he removes his CPA cape, Steve is a loving husband, proud father, and antique car enthusiast. He enjoys restoring old cars, playing golf, racquetball, softball, and running.

Primary Areas of Expertise

Businesses & Individuals
Tax Services


BA in Accounting from University of Maryland

Professional Activities & Community Involvement

Served on the boards of nonprofit and for profit organizations
Active in local civic groups
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Member

Joined Halt, Buzas & Powell

October 1977

Contact Information

Phone: (703) 836-1350