Thomas Klein

Adjunct Lecturer in Accounting

McClelland Hall 326
1130 E. Helen St. 
P.O. Box 210108 
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108

Areas of Expertise

  • Financial accounting
  • Businesses taxation


MST, Golden Gate University, 1991

BBA, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1984

Thomas Klein joined the Eller College of Management in 2001 and brings with him extensive experience as managing member of KleinCPA, a consulting practice dedicated to accounting for income taxes, serving clients with revenues of $50 million-$35 billion. He earned his master’s in business taxation from Golden Gate University in 1991. His areas of expertise include financial accounting and business taxation.


  • ACCT 522/522I, Advanced Federal Taxation
  • ACCT 647A, Corporate Taxation
  • ACCT 556, Current Issues in Taxation


  • Articles on taxation have been featured in Taxation for LawyersThe Practical Accountant, The Tax Adviser, and Taxation for Accountants

Professional Associations

  • Editorial Board, Journal of Accounting Research, 2003-present
  • Editorial Board, The Accounting Review, 2005-present

Awards and Honors

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants