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Janet H. Forero



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Janet is a Director in FGMK’s Tax Practice. She has over 15 years of experience in tax compliance and planning for corporations, high-net-worth individuals, partnerships, private business owners, private foundations, and trusts.

Janet specializes in advising high-net-worth families on their charitable, gift, retirement, tax, and trust planning needs, as well as working with private business owners and families to facilitate transferring their businesses to the next generations.

She works closely with family members’ advisors to develop and implement tax minimization strategies, as well as to set and achieve both short- and long-term financial goals.

Prior to joining FGMK in 2019, Janet worked for Lorelei Partners, RSM, Grant Thornton, Ernst & Young and American Express Tax and Business Services.

Education and Certifications

  • M.S., Taxation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign
  • B.S., Accounting, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional and Civic

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS), Individual Tax Committee