TFI Communications Technology Asset Valuation Conference


Michael Mupo

Director - Property Tax, Verizon

TFI Asset Valuation Conference Speaker: Mike Heaton, Dir., Duff & Phelps

Michael Mupo has worked for Verizon (Bell Atlantic, NYNEX, NYT, VZW) for the past twenty-six years, from April 2011 to 2015 – he is the Verizon Director of Property Tax where he handles both Wireless and Land Line Property Tax issues in 21 states. Prior to this he was the Wireless Executive Director of Property Tax – from 2000 through March 2011. Prior to that he was the Director of Property Taxes for the landline side of the business for eight years.and held several other tax positions.

Mike started with the electric company General Public Utilities in the State of New Jersey and held several accounting level tax positions during his five-year stay.

He holds the CMI designation from the Institute of Professionals in Taxation. He is a graduate of Rutgers University, has a CPA (in the State of New Jersey), an MBA fromFairleigh Dickinson University, a JD (Juris Doctorate) from Seton Hall Law School and is a member of the New York BAR.

During his career Mike has been responsible for the administration and management of Wireless and Wire Line tax issues across the country. He is very knowledgeable in state and local tax assessment, both of personal and real property interest.

He, and his wife, Leslie, have three boys and they reside in Warren, New Jersey.