Christopher Smith

Senior Associate - Tax and Advisory Services

Christopher bridges the gap between legal and tax services for Argos Family Office clients. On the legal side, he coordinates with clients’ lawyers in the preparation of important background documents that have a direct impact on business, family, and wealth, such as reviewing trusts and estate plans to ensure families’ transitional goals and wishes are met. He also assists with drafting and reviewing operating agreements for family ventures.

On the tax side, Christopher assists with the preparation of client families’ annual gift and trust tax returns, as well as personal property titling and planning. Chris is able to provide tax services and coordinate with clients’ outside law firms on legal issues because he works for both Argos and Vogel Law Office.

Prior to joining Argos Family Office, Christopher worked at UHY Advisors as a senior staff accountant with an emphasis on federal and state tax issues.

Christopher received his B.S. Business Administration and M.A. Accountancy in Taxation from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He received his J.D. from Saint Louis University. A CPA, Christopher is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Bar Association.