Course Authors and Seminar Speakers

Lee T. Reams, Sr., BSME, EA

Lee T. Reams, E.A. is an owner and Editor-in-Chief of CountingWorks. Educated as an engineer, with a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Lee left his engineering career in 1975 to expand his part-time tax practice into a full-time career with a tax practice of 700 clients. In 1978, he founded IPS, which evolved into ImageOne, a leading national provider of office and practice management products, serving the tax, accounting, and financial planning industries as well as live and self-study CE.  After the sale of the ImageOne printing division, CountingWorks was spun off including the highly popular Internet Products for CPAs, EAs, and other tax professionals as well as the CE Division.  

Besides writing web content, tax blogs, CE courses and annually editing the Big Book of Taxes, Lee is a speaker for the CountingWorks Seminar series.  He also oversees the very popular online tax forum, CWconnect that sharpens his technical skills. Lee is a former founding Board Member of the California Tax Education Council, is a Past President and current Board Member of the San Fernando Valley Chapter of Enrolled Agents, Member and Past Director for the California Society of Enrolled Agents. 

Arthur Werner

Arthur Werner is currently a partner in the law firm of Werner & Rocca, P.C. His areas of practice include business, tax, financial, and estate planning for high net worth individuals. In addition to the practice of law, Art is an adjunct professor of taxation in the Master of Science in Taxation program at the Philadelphia University. He received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting and his Master of Science in Taxation from Widener University. He holds a J.D. in law from the Delaware Law School. A member of the Pennsylvania Bar, Art lectures extensively in the areas of estate planning, financial planning, and estate and gift taxation. He has presented in excess of 500 seminars over the past decade. He has been rated as having the highest speaker knowledge in Pennsylvania, and earned the AICPA Outstanding Discussion Leader Award in several states.

Bradley Burnett

Bradley Burnett, J.D., LL.M., is a practicing Colorado tax attorney with 35 years of tax practice experience. His practice emphasis is on tax planning and tax controversy resolution. He also prepares a handful of tax returns. Prior to establishing his own law firm in 1990, he practiced tax accounting with national and local CPA firms, worked as a trust officer for a Denver bank and managed the tax department as partner in a medium-sized Denver law firm. After receiving his undergraduate degree in accounting and law degree (J.D.), he earned a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation from the University of Denver School of Law Graduate Tax Program. Mr. Burnett has delivered more than 3,000 presentations on U.S. tax law throughout all fifty U.S. states, Washington, D.C., the Bahamas, Italy, Greece, Turkey and Canada. He has authored texts of 35 CPE courses. Bradley served as adjunct professor at the University of Denver School of Law Graduate Tax Program, where he pioneered an employment tax course and occasionally pinch hit teaching the IRS practice and procedure topic. He has appeared on television answering tax questions for call-in viewers of Denver NBC affiliate KUSA Channel 9. Brad received the Illinois Society of CPAs Instructor Excellence Award for teaching in Chicago and five times has been the top rated, most requested instructor for CPA Society annual tax conferences. Burnett’s seminar style is to deliver the subject matter in briskly paced, enthusiastic and witty fashion. His forte’ is the candid communication of practical ideas relating to tax law.