Big enough for all your goals, small enough to be personal.
As one of the leading independent CPA firms in the Tampa Bay area, we have partnered with community leaders and local businesses for over 30 years. Our team is small enough to provide personal service when you need it but large enough to give you the support you need to achieve all of your business goals.
Hershkowitz & Kunitzer, P.A. has been a leader in accounting service in the Tampa Bay area for over 30 years. We have built a solid reputation of helping our clients succeed by caring for all of their needs and exceeding their expectations. With an experienced team like ours and a firm with a proven history of success, why would you trust your business and family’s future to anyone else?
Our website will provide you with a background of our firm, its members, and a detail of the variety of services offered here at Hershkowitz & Kunitzer, P.A. We’ve launched this website as a supplement to the top-notch personalized service we perpetually strive to provide to our current and future clients – an element of our firm that has always been the cornerstone of our success. We encourage you to contact us with your questions or concerns, large or small or to set up a time to meet with us and see how we can take care of your needs!
More About Us
We’ll serve as an experienced and trusted advisor on issues of critical importance to your business, including new start-ups, acquiring financing as well as operations and profit planning.
Our tax professionals focus on tax preparation and planning for all areas of your business (as well as for your personal estate) to minimize the tax impact on your cash flow.
Hershkowitz & Kunitzer, P.A. can help you navigate your state-to-state tax issues and manage the complex compliance and reporting requirements so the process is painless and efficient.
We provide accounting services such as policy & procedure reviews, bookkeeping assistance and full bookkeeping services, forecasts and projections, compiled financial statements and QuickBooks support.
Whether your business is doing payroll in-house, or using a payroll partner, we assist to make sure all payroll tax returns are filed timely and ensure that all eligible tax credits are taking advantage of.
We’re committed to service that goes above and beyond traditional accounting needs, such as offering recommendations that strengthen internal controls and maximize board and donor relationships. Regardless the focus of your exempt organization, our mission is to help you fulfill yours.
Cannabis laws and accounting regulations can be challenging. Let us help you conquer the challenge on the right side of those laws.
We offer a wide range of financial planning and wealth preservation services, with our focus on estate planning and business succession planning.
We offer a full range of QuickBooks services including QuickBooks Set-Up, Consulting and training from our Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisors. QuickBooks consulting involves strategic analysis and expert advice on how a business can best utilize the accounting software.
You’re not going to hit a ridiculously long phone menu when you call us. Your e-mail isn’t going to the inbox abyss, never to be seen or heard from again. At Hershkowitz & Kunitzer, P.A., we provide the same service and response time we’d want to experience ourselves!
Use the form below to send us an e-mail. Old-fashioned phone calls work, too!
Generally, unemployment compensation received under the unemployment compensation laws of the United States or a state is considered taxable income and must be reported on your federal tax return. However, a new tax break - in effect only for the 2020 tax year - lets you exclude the first $10,200 from taxable income.
Understanding your tax liability as a small business and ensuring you file everything properly and on time can be a headache. If you’ve just recently started a small business in the last year, you might not be totally ready for the complications involved.
A company-owned vehicle used for business purposes (as long as it’s documented) is not considered taxable income. However, when your employee uses the vehicle for personal use, it becomes taxable and must be reported on their W-2.
As the current situation with the COVID-19 virus outbreak evolves on a daily basis, we have made the decision to temporarily lock our office doors to everyone except employees, for our safety and yours.
Our office is open and we are currently working and maintaining normal office hours in order to serve our valuable clients! We value your business and will continue providing services to you to the best of our ability during this extraordinary time. As a technology enabled firm, we can receive and provide digital, paperless documents through encrypted portals so clients don't have to leave the safety and comfort of their home to securely exchange information with us to complete your required tax filings and accounting preparation.
The April 15, 2020 deadline for all IRS filings has been automatically extended until July 15, 2020.
Please call the office at (727) 344-1463 if you need to drop off or pick up documents. Also, feel free to use our mail slot.
Partners and staff are available via phone and e-mail as always, and can facilitate most meetings using video calling such as Skype or FaceTime.