(INDIANAPOLIS) – The directors of Alerding CPA Group, an Indianapolis-based certified public accounting firm, are pleased to announce the appointment of Jason A. Plake, CPA, as Tax Manager.

Plake’s responsibilities will focus on building and maintaining client relationships, training and mentoring tax staff, oversight of tax returns for closely-held businesses and their owners, as well as small business consulting and management. He has over 25 years of experience ranging from corporate, partnership and individual tax planning and compliance, to QuickBooks assistance. Plake is a graduate of Ball State University.