Howard Klein is a Tax Partner with more than 30 years of public accounting experience serving clients in a variety of industries. He specializes in U.S and International tax planning and compliance for closely held businesses and U.S and foreign high net worth individuals. He is responsible for the full time supervision and servicing of many clients in the manufacturing, distribution, food and beverage industries.
Howard's expertise includes corporate, partnership and individual tax compliance, tax planning, estate and trust planning, multi-state taxation, including representation at federal and state tax audits. He also has vast experience with merger and acquisitions and worked closely on the sale of several of his clients businesses.
Most recently, Howard was named to the NJBIZ 2020 Accounting Power 50 list of leaders who are counted upon to provide sound guidance on every facet of an organization’s operations. In addition, he is an integral participant in the firm's continuing professional education programs.
What words of wisdom or famous quote most influences you professionally?
We should always strive for great client service.
Where did you grow up?
Bronx and Westchester County, NY
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How do you enjoy spending your time outside the office?
Drinking and learning about wine, good food and golf. Also watching sports, especially NY Giants (football).
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What is the most played song on your iPod?
Born to Run
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