Mike Hayes

Manager, Tulsa, OK

Mike Hayes serves as the Director for Merit Advisors, LLC in the Tulsa office. Mr. Hayes specializes in sales & use tax compliance in Oklahoma, Texas, and Louisiana, and oversees all sales tax refunds for Merit. Mr. Hayes has also provided the following services to his clients: 

  • Taxability research in many states
  • Registrations and Voluntary Disclosure Agreements
  • Compliance and nexus reviews
  • Marketing cost deductions for severance tax
  • Seminar and in-house training for state and local taxes in Texas and Oklahoma
  • Audit defense
  • Drafting request for a letter ruling

Mr. Hayes has performed sales tax consulting in California, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia, and Wyoming.

Professional Affiliations
  • Institute for Professionals in Taxation
Industry Experience
  • Car Dealerships
  • Food Processing
  • Manufacturing
  • Midstream
  • Oilfield Equipment
  • Oilfield Services
  • Oil & Gas Pipelines
  • Power & Process Equipment