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Matthew J. Zaba



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Matthew is a Director in FGMK’s Entrepreneurial Services Practice with more than 10 years of experience in public accounting. He focuses on providing accounting, consulting and tax services for small to mid-sized closely held businesses and their owners. His areas of expertise include taxation of flow-through entities and high net-worth individuals with sophisticated investments. His industry experience includes cannabis, cryptocurrencies, manufacturing and distribution, professional services, technologies, and real estate.

Prior to joining FGMK in 2016, Matthew worked for two local CPA firms in the Chicagoland area where he focused on proactive tax planning strategies with his clients.

Education and Certifications

  • M.S., Taxation, Northern Illinois University
  • B.S., Accounting and Finance, Illinois State University
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional and Civic

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