David Bluemling

  • David BluemlingCPA, CVA, Partner

    BKD, LLP

    David helps clients obtain federal and state research and development tax credits and uses cost segregation studies to help clients increase cash flow through accelerated tax depreciation.  He also specializes in tax and business valuation and handles domestic estate and wealth transfer plans, S corporations and multistate tax issues.

    He is a leader of the German-American Business Circle of Pittsburgh and its German Executive Group.  He also is a past board director of CPAmerica International and brought the organization’s annual accounting/auditing conference to Pittsburgh in 2008 in celebration of the city’s 250th birthday.  In 2004, the Pittsburgh Business Times named him a “Fast Tracker,” and he was named the Eberly College of Business “Outstanding Entrepreneur” in 2009 by his alma mater, Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

    David has been featured for his expertise in the Pittsburgh Business Times, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.  He has been an expert panelist for the “BusinessKillers” seminar series and an annual presenter at the Business Times’ “100 Fastest Growing Companies” event.  He has spoken on creating physician-hospital partnering arrangements at the Corazon Conference in Florida.  David is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

    He serves on the board of the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh and is a past board advisor for the Baierl Family YMCA and YMCA Camp Kon-O-Kwee Spencer.  David also is a member or the Allegheny HYP Club and Estate Planning Council of Pittsburgh.

    David is a graduate of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, with a B.S. degree in accounting, and received his CVA credential from the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts.

    David and his wife, Sheila, reside in Wexford, PA and have three sons:  Derek (23), Dillon (20) and Devin (15).