Mark Soukup is the past President of Soukup, Bush & Associates, P.C., a position he has held since the formation of the firm in 1989 until 2018. His extensive experience includes employment as a senior tax accountant at the Denver office of Arthur Anderson & Co. Mark graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. In 1978 he received his Masters of Science Degree, Taxation, from Colorado State University.
Mark specializes in tax planning for locally owned businesses, health care professionals and real estate enterprises. He has developed and taught national webcasts for the CSCPA on cost segregation studies of which the firm is a recognized leader in developing cost segregation reports.
One of Mark's passions was teaching continuing education seminars for the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA) in Colorado and many other states. Since 1984, 20,000 CPAs have attended his Tax Year in Review and Planning classes. He has taught Top 50 Tax Planning Ideas, Tax Planning with Limited Liability Companies and Limited Liability Partnerships and Advanced Planning and Case Studies for Partnerships & Limited Liability Companies for the CSCPA.
Mark has been an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants for over 25 years. He has served on the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement of Northern Colorado, the Continuing Professional Education Board for the Colorado Society of CPAs, and on the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado, to name a few. In 2009 Mark was recognized by the Colorado Society of CPAs as an "Everyday Hero" for making a difference in his community and the lives of others. In 2019 he was inducted into the Colorado State University Accounting Department Hall of Fame.