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James J. Reto, CPA, CFF, ABV

Principal, Forensic, Advisory and Valuation Services


(954) 713-7477


James J. Reto is a leader in Kaufman Rossin’s forensic, advisory and valuation services practice. He provides business valuation and forensic accounting services for commercial litigation and family law matters. Jim has provided expert testimony and assistance at trials, mediations, and arbitrations.

Jim also has experience providing traditional audit, accounting and tax services to large and small, closely-held entities.

He is a Certified Public Accountant in Florida, Accredited in Business Valuation by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants,  and Certified in Financial Forensics by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Jim earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Youngstown State University.
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Bachelor of Science, Accounting, Youngstown State University

Presentations Given

  • Analysis of Corporate & Personal Income Tax Returns, 2nd Annual Kaufman Rossin Family Law Seminar, 2012
  • Restaurant Valuations, FICPA Valuation, Forensic, Accounting and Litigation Consulting Services Conference, 2008
  • Recent Developments in the Valuation of FLPs, LLCs and Sub S
  • Valuation of Family Limited Partnerships
  • Valuation Discounts for Capital Gains
  • Accounting For Income Taxes