LISA F. McMULLEN, CPA - Founding Partner Lisa, a founding partner of McMullen and Mancuso, CPAs, LLC, graduated from McNeese State University with a B.S. degree in Accounting in December of 1979. She is a member of the AICPA and the Society of Louisiana CPA's. Currently, she is on the Board of Directors for the West Calcasieu Association of Commerce and serves as the Treasurer of the Sulphur Athletic Association. Lisa has also served as the State Treasurer for the Louisiana United Methodist Cursillo and has held several positions with the organization. Having been lay leader of her church for the past five years, Lisa was awarded special recognition by the United Methodist Women in the area of missions.
Lisa's practice areas include business consulting for small, medium and large businesses with an emphasis on tax planning and preparation for businesses and individuals. In addition to individual tax preparation, she provides other tax services such as representation before the IRS.
Married to Bill McMullen since 1981, they have four children, James, Leigh Ann, Hallie and Jenny. The family resides in Sulphur, LA.
PAMELA C. MANCUSO, CPA - Founding Partner Pam is a founding partner of McMullen and Mancuso, CPAs, LLC. She graduated Cum Laude from McNeese State University in 1985. Memberships include the AICPA, the Society of Louisiana CPAs, the West Calcasieu Association of Commerce. Pam is a certified QuickBooks Pro-Advisor. Currently Pam serves on the Board of Directors for the Better Business Bureau, for which she was Past Chairman (2002) of the Board of Directors. In 2004, Pam was recipient of the David Cagle Memorial Award for Exceptional Service to the Better Business Bureau.
Practice areas include auditing of not-for-profit and local government, professional accounting and consulting for small, medium and large businesses, QuickBooks consulting, income tax planning and preparation.
Since 1982, Pam has been married to Sam Mancuso of Lake Charles. Together they have three children, Kristen, Lisa Beth and Matthew and one grandson, Andrew. Pam and her family are members of St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Lake Charles.
CHRISTOPHER P. FUNK, CPA - Audit Manager Chris is the Audit Manager for McMullen and Mancuso, CPAs, LLC. He graduated from McNeese State University with a B.S. degree in Accounting in 1992. Memberships include the AICPA, the Society of Louisiana CPAs, and he has served in many leadership positions in the Methodist Church. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees of the First United Methodist Church in Lake Charles. He previously served as Chairman of the Finance Committee and a member of the Administrative Board for the former Oak Park United Methodist Church.
His areas of practice include auditing of not-for-profit organizations and governmental entities, professional accounting and consulting for small, medium and large businesses, and corporate income tax planning and preparation.
He is married to SuAnna Wells Funk and is the father of two children, Ethan and Annalise. Chris and his family are members of the First United Methodist Church of Lake Charles.
January 15th, 2014 Standard mileage rate.
Beginning on Jan. 1, 2014, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel trucks) will be:
· 56 cents per mile for business miles driven
· 23.5 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes
· 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations