Dade (305) 937-1040
Broward (954) 943-1040
Boca (561) 750-9971
MICHAEL E. MELNICK, CPA, is a graduate of the University of Miami and
earned his master's degree from Florida International University. A CPA since
1968, he had extensive accounting experience, and also served as chief financial
officer of a women's apparel manufacturer.
Michael's areas of expertise include industry, condominium associations and individual tax accounting. He is a certified family and insurance mediator.
ROBERT J. LILIENFELD, CPA, is a graduate of the University of South Florida and has been a CPA since 1974. Previously, he served as senior tax advisor at a major accounting firm, managed the tax department at an international corporation and served as CFO of a horse racing and breeding operation.
As head of our tax and estate planning departments, Bob has represented clients in more than 500 IRS audit and collection matters. A former chair of the Dade County Institute of CPA's Estate Planning Committee, he is a frequent lecturer and seminar speaker on both estate tax and income tax matters. For several years, he hosted the call-in radio show "Law & Taxes."
Bob chaired the charter commission that created the City of Sunny Isles Beach. He's an active member of the Aventura Marketing Council.
SUSAN L. CASTONGUAY, CPA, graduated from Florida State University and has been a CPA since 1991. With expertise in corporate, trust, private foundation and individual taxation, she assists clients with meeting filing requirements in all areas in taxation.
Suzi assists clients in manufacturing, medical and legal fields from initial start-up to year-end tax planning. Among her specialties is, dealing with the IRS in the abatement of penalties in getting tax payers current in their tax filings.
Together, we are MELNICK, LILIENFELD & CASTONGUAY, CPAs, serving clients from Palm Coast, Florida, through the Palm Beaches, Delray Beach, Boca Raton, Deerfield Beach, Ft. Lauderdale, Hollywood, Davie, Dania Beach, Weston, Aventura and Miami, and into Key Largo.
We've represented orthopedic surgeons, dentists and dental practices; lawyers and law firms; real estate professionals, mortgage companies, condominium associations. Our diverse client roster includes jet charter services, metal building distributors, a distributor of fresh fish and a wire distributor. Our extensive wealth, building and preservation practice concentrates its efforts on the elderly who have accumulated money during their working and business careers.
Our staff is active in Chambers of Commerce and other civic organizations across South Florida.