H. Steven White, CPA, CGMAPrincipal
For more than 35 years, Steven White has provided royalty compliance and business management services as well as general accounting and tax services for clients primarily in entertainment, the arts and sports. In addition, Steve consults with clients and their attorneys on valuing intellectual property and on contractual provisions for royalties and profit participation. His practice also involves litigation support, and he has been retained as an expert witness in connection with royalty disputes.
Steve’s past and current clients include many well-known and influential names including: Aerosmith, The Beatles, Bleecker Street Media, Elvis Presley Enterprises, Ina Garten (Barefoot Contessa), Givenchy, Jack Nicholas, Laura Nyro, Arnold Palmer, Phish, John Sebastian & The Lovin’ Spoonful, and Tiger Woods.
He has served on the Entertainment & Sports Committee of the New York State Society of CPAs since 1988 and was Committee Chairman from 1997-1998. He has led panels at the annual NYSSCPA conference as well as for the New York Bar Association and the Association of Independent Music Publishers. Currently, Steve is Treasurer of the Association of Independent Music Publishers.