Mr. Appelrouth has built a firm renowned for its creative financial and accounting advisors. The firm’s strength derives from his philosophy of accessibility and a hands-on approach. With extensive resources and breadth of knowledge, Mr. Appelrouth maintains a high-level of service with personalized attention.
In addition to maintaining the firm’s high level of service and integrity, Mr. Farah focuses his practice areas on Audit and Assurance and Business Advisory for privately owned and not-for-profit enterprises, as well as government agencies. His reputation in the International Tax and Transaction arena is second to none.
Mr. Appel brings over 30 years of experience in accounting to lead Appelrouth, Farah & Co., P.A.’s tax practice. A Certified Public Accountant with a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Florida, Mr. Appel joined the firm in 2004. He directs the firm’s team in developing tax strategies and following the changes in tax law.
Partner, Director of Business & Entrepreneurial Services
Mr. Goldstein leads the firm’s Business and Entrepreneurial Services and has over 35 years experience as a Certified Public Accountant and broad knowledge in all tax strategies and planning for corporations, partnerships, individuals and start-up companies.
Partner, Director of Assurance & Advisory Services
Mr. Rader is responsible for overseeing the firm’s audit and assurance practice. In addition to providing solutions for clients, Mr. Rader is dedicated to providing them with top-notch customer service. He makes it a point to place communication high on his list.
With an installment sale, you may be able to lower your total tax on the sale of the property by spreading the income over several years. In addition, the buyer will typically pay a rate of interest to you on the remainder of the amount due that is higher than a typical bank loan.
If you’re considering using funds from your retirement plan to build a home, understand the tax rules. You may use up to $10,000 of your IRA per person to purchase a first home and avoid paying the 10 percent early withdrawal penalty. If these same funds are pulled out of a 401(k) plan you could
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