Our Firm

Paul A. Garcia CPA/CFF, CVA
President and Founder

Paul@PaulGarciaCPA.com

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Paul Garcia has practiced as a sole practitioner under the name of Paul A. Garcia, P.A. since June 1985. Paul has over 30 years experience in all aspects of accounting, tax, consulting services, and litigation support. Paul is highly experienced in the taxation of closely held businesses and individuals as well as taxation of foreign corporations and non-resident aliens.

Paul’s civil litigation experience includes settlement negotiations, business valuations, shareholder/partner disputes, and the sale/purchase of business enterprises. Paul specializes in forensic and valuation matters for matrimonial dissolution matters. He works in collaboration with attorneys to evaluate income and expenses; asset and liability analysis; equitable property distributions; alimony and child support calculations; representation in mediations, court hearings, and trials. Paul also serves as a neutral forensic in matrimonial dispute cases working jointly with both husband and wife. Paul has given written, deposition and court testimony on numerous occasions since 1994. Paul has been a civil court-appointed expert in Miami-Dade and Broward County, Florida.

Paul has also represented individuals and businesses under Internal Revenue Service and other tax authority examinations. His application of dispute resolution procedures and best practices is critical to resolving disputes at the earliest point and reducing administrative and tax costs.

Education

Associate of Arts
Miami-Dade College

Bachelor of Business Administration
Florida International University


Accreditations and Certifications

Certified Public Accountant
State of Florida

Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator
State of Florida

Certified in Financial Forensics
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Certified Valuation Analyst
National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts


Professional and Civic Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants

National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts

Collaborative Family Law Institute, Board of Directors

St. Thomas University, Board of Trustees

BMI Financial Group, Inc., Board of Directors

KidSide, Inc., Board of Directors

Florida International University Alumni Association