Kaufman, Rossin & Co. Welcomes Friedman, Cohen, Taubman and Co. to Firm Family
MIAMI, April 11, 2012 – Kaufman, Rossin & Co., one of the largest independent accounting firms in Florida, is proud to welcome Friedman, Cohen, Taubman and Company, CPA’s to the firm family, James R. Kaufman, founding member and managing principal, announced today. Effective June 1, Friedman, Taubman’s professionals will now be able to offer clients a wider array of top-tier accounting and consulting services.
Friedman, Cohen, Taubman is a Broward County-based boutique CPA firm that has provided tax, audit and consulting services to businesses for more than 15 years. FCT partners Andrew S. Taubman and Ronald S. Friedman will join Kaufman, Rossin as principals. Also joining the firm will be Lynn M. Brewer and Joel G. Galpern, who each bring more than 25 years of experience in the field, as well as their entire team of professionals.
“Our firms share a common interest in helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses,” explained Kaufman, “so this will be a seamless transition for clients. Friedman, Taubman’s reputation and commitment to Broward County complement our firm’s broad array of traditional and non-traditional services for Broward entrepreneurs.”
FCT managing partner Andy Taubman agrees. ““We are excited to be part of Kaufman, Rossin’s commitment to Broward County,” he says. “Friedman, Cohen, Taubman focuses on quality service for our clients that’s grounded in our shared perspective as entrepreneurs. We understand the issues they’re facing. The expanded service menu we’ll now be able to offer brings more value to our friends and clients.”
Taubman leads the firm’s international services and provides financial and tax consulting to small and middle market companies. An active participant in the community, he currently serves on the Jewish Community Foundation Professional Advisory Board and the Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital Foundation Committee. His partner Ron Friedman, who began his career at Kaufman, Rossin & Co., focuses his practice on financial statement assurance engagements (including SEC work), and consulting engagements for a wide range of entrepreneurial clients. He is also active in many community non-profit organizations, including The National Multiple Sclerosis Society and Achilles International which supports athletes with disabilities.
About Kaufman, Rossin & Co.
Kaufman, Rossin & Co. maintains offices in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. The firm has represented Florida businesses for 50 years, and serves international clients in more than three dozen countries. It offers a complete array of traditional accounting services, as well as consulting services specially tailored to clients' needs. The firm has been named the Best Accounting Firm To Work For in a nationwide survey by Accounting Today for three years running, and Best Place to Work in South Florida six times by South Florida Business Journal. With 300 members, the firm family is large enough to provide versatility, but able to render the personal service upon which its reputation is based. For more information, visit www.kaufmanrossin.com.