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David Hess, M.B.A., C.P.A.
Assistant Professor of Accounting (Accounting and Taxation)
412-397-5489 phone (M)
412-397-2217 fax
Massey Hall 313

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting, Duquesne University , 1978
  • Master of Business Administration, Finance, The Ohio State University, 1980

Professional Background

  • 1983-Present-Principal in the Firm of Frank P. Hess and Co, Inc., Certified Public Accountants
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • 1978-1983-Auditor with the Firm of Deloitte and Touche, Certified Public Accountants

Area of Expertise/Research

  • General Practitioner in Individual, Entity and Estate Taxation
  • Not for Profit Accounting and Auditing


  • March, 2012 issue of Practical Tax Strategies - article titiled "Using an IRA for a Planned Charitable Gift" co-authored with Dr. Lois Bryan
  • December, 2009 issue of Practical Tax Strategies-article titled "What should older investors do with unrealized losses?" co-authored with Dr. Lois Bryan


  • 2012 - Presented "Using an annuity to fund a planned gift" at the Duquesne Club to the Estate Planning Council of Pittsburgh.

Schedule of Courses
Schedule Book for All Active and Available Future Terms, David

Spring 2014
  • ACCT1010-F
  • 08:00-09:15 AM T RMHess1 (01/13-05/03/14)2 Seats
  • ACCT1010-G
  • 09:30-10:45 AM T RMHess1 (01/13-05/03/14)2 Seats
  • ACCT4010-A
  • 12:30-01:45 PM T RMHess1 (01/13-05/03/14)0 Seats

    Fall 2014
  • ACCT2010-A
  • 07:45-08:35 AMM W FMHess1 (08/25-12/13/14)24 Seats
  • ACCT2010-D
  • 10:45-11:35 AMM W FMHess1 (08/25-12/13/14)0 Seats
  • ACCT2010-B
  • 08:45-09:35 AMM W FMHess1 (08/25-12/13/14)0 Seats


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