Accounting and tax advisory firm Kabat, Schertzer, De La Torre, Taraboulos & Company (KSDT) today announced it has merged in JL Hofmann & Associates, a Coral Gables, Fla.,-based firm with more than 25 years of experience providing accounting, tax and pre-immigration planning services to multinational individuals, families and businesses.
Under the terms of the merger, JL Hofmann’s staff of 6 professionals joined KSDT, where John Hofmann has been named partner.
“We are excited to welcome John and the entire Hofmann team to our firm,” said KSDT Managing Partner Jeff Taraboulos. “As Miami continues to be a hub for international investment, business expansion and immigration, we will be able to offer clients more comprehensive services to help them navigate a complex tax landscape and assist them with pre-immigration planning, asset structuring and global tax efficiency.”
Prior to founding JL Hofmann & Associates in 1990, John Hofmann, CPA, was a senior manager in the Miami office of Price Waterhouse Coopers where he worked with some of South Florida’s most recognizable businesses and traveled the world providing tax and IRS compliance consulting services to multinational companies. He holds a master’s degree in Taxation from Florida International University and a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Florida.
With a strong commitment to giving back to the community where he works, Hofmann is a founding director of the Hofmann Family Foundation, which provides grants to a broad range of Miami-based charities and community-based organizations. In addition, he is past chairman of Informed Families/The Florida Family Partnership and a member of the University of Miami’s Golden Cane Society.
About Kabat, Schertzer, De La Torre, Taraboulos & Co.
Founded in 1976, Kabat, Schertzer, De La Torre, Taraboulos & Co. is a Miami-based accounting and advisory firm that provides a full range of professional, technical, consultative and business services to regional clients in a wide range of industries. With additional offices in Homestead, Fla., and Weston, Fla., the firm provides individual and business clients with a comprehensive approach to accounting services, that includes taxation, audit and review, estate planning, forensic accounting, and litigation support and valuation services. The firm also offers financial advisory and property management services through its subsidiaries KSDT Financial, LLC, and KSDT Property Management, LLC. For more information, visit www.ksdt-cpa.com or call (305) 670-3370.