Who We Are
Paul Black, CPA
Paul Black is a Certified Public Accountant with several years experience in corporate finance and forensic accounting, bookkeeping and tax preparation. Paul especially enjoys working with small business owners on growth and development strategies. Paul is a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and sits on the committee for continuing education.
Before starting Black CPA & Associates, Paul worked in the software and pharmaceutical industries in various corporate finance roles. Additionally, Paul owns Black CPA Review, which provides study materials to accountants pursuing their CPA license. He has traveled and taught at various conferences and seminars on topics such as GAAP compliance, auditing, taxation and economics.
Paul earned two Bachelor’s degrees from Jacksonville University in Accounting and History. He also holds a graduate certificate in accounting from the University of West Florida.
At Black CPA & Associates we pride ourselves in providing superior customer service. We understand that the IRS and finances can be scary. This is why our goal is your peace of mind. In order to give you the assurance you need, you need a team that will take the time to really explain each step in the tax and wealth management process. We are not simply trying to rush you out of the office in order to service more people. Your security is our priority. By taking the time to consult with you, our client, we are able to give you the knowledge you need to reduce the anxiety you may feel.
Additionally, Black CPA & Associates specializes in providing creative solutions for businesses and professional practices. Our custom BPAs and PPAs bring to light information concerning your business practices and how you can increase your business efficiency. These thorough analyses measure how well your business or practice is doing in comparison with other companies in your industry. Areas addressed include but are not limited to financial goal setting, attracting and retaining strong employees, clarifying mission statements and strategies for implementation.
We also provide personalized solutions for all of your business financial essentials. This includes fully servicing your company's bookkeeping, budgeting, and forecasting needs. When we work with you in this manner, it is as though you had hired a financial officer specifically for your company.