Eric Trost CPA, MST

Principal-in-Charge Tax Services

(262) 923-5165   
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Eric is Principal-in-Charge of SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. Tax Department in Milwaukee.  Eric’s vast experience and technical knowledge in tax compliance, research, and planning have given him the opportunity to work in a variety of tax areas and industries. He is a member of the firm’s Real Estate Consulting group, Construction group, and leads SVA’s Cost Segregation practice.

Eric assists corporations and partnerships with tax savings through his extensive knowledge of transaction structuring, tax credits and accounting methods. He works closely with businesses to plan their cash flow for tax liabilities through quarterly estimate planning. 

Eric is a leader of real estate services within the firm, working extensively with landlords, property managers, brokers, fix and flippers, and hard money lenders. To maximize family wealth, Eric also focuses his attention on succession planning, including gift and multi-state tax issues.


  • University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Master of Science - Taxation
  • Marquette University - Bachelor of Science


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Master of Science in Taxation (MST)

Professional Memberships/Affiliations/Activities

  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA)
  • Milwaukee Real Estate Investors Association (REIA)

Civic/Community Involvement

  • Zoological Society of Milwaukee County - Fundraising Committee and Volunteer