Jeffrey C. Newman, CPA, JD

Jeffrey C. Newman, CPA, JD
Director

P 312.670.6232 | F 312.670.8301

Jeff Newman joined ORBA in 1983 and became a Director in 1988. Jeff is head of the tax department and specializes in tax and litigation support. Jeff helps many family enterprises address a variety of complex financial issues. With a proactive and value-based style, he frequently advises owners and family shareholders on tax and estate planning issues, and provides financial and tax planning for individual family members across multiple generations. Jeff works across many industries with extensive experience in the real estate, service, collection agencies and transportation sectors.

Beyond his tax expertise, Jeff performs business valuations for purposes of merger or sale, divorce and estate planning. He has completed hundreds of valuations of closely-held businesses and pension accounts. He also provides expert witness testimony to support complex family and business disputes. Jeff has spoken and written on tax, valuation and business consulting topics.

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12.06.19

ORBA Ranked Among Crain’s 2019 Largest Accounting Firms
CHICAGO — Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA), a full-service accounting, tax and business consulting firm, has been ranked as one of the largest accounting firms in Chicago, according to an annual survey published by Crain’s Chicago Business. This year, ORBA ranks as the 18th largest accounting firm with 151 professional staff members.

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