Yeo & Yeo is pleased to announce that David Jewell, CPA, of the Kalamazoo office, has been promoted to principal effective Jan. 1, 2015.

Jewell has more than 12 years of tax, accounting and consulting experience. He joined Yeo & Yeo in 2008 and previously worked in the tax department of a Big Four accounting firm, as well as at a local firm.

Jewell serves in the tax department. He is co-leader of the firm's Tax Services team and a member of the Health Care Reform, State and Local Tax, and Agribusiness teams. His areas of expertise include federal taxation of S-corporations, partnerships and LLCs, individual tax planning and preparation, small business start-ups and Michigan Corporate Income Tax planning and preparation.

He has presented numerous tax seminars and written tax articles for local Home Builders Association newsletters and the firm's Leading Edge newsletter.

"The combination of challenging work, interesting clients and top-notch staff makes Yeo & Yeo a great place to work and build a career," Jewell says.

Jewell is a member and past treasurer of the Portage Rotary Club, and is past treasurer of the Kalamazoo Builders Exchange.