Richard Klass is a tax partner at Friedman LLP with more than 25 years of experience with both national and local firms. Rick's interactive professional style and diverse background allow him to offer a full range of services to clients in a variety of industries.
Rick is skilled in tax planning for privately owned businesses and financial planning for high-net-worth families and individuals, providing the sophisticated tax advice and investment savvy they require.
His experience also includes:
- Advisement to closely-held businesses for Federal and State tax matters
- International tax engagements for foreign investors in U.S. businesses
- Tax due diligence and acquisition structuring
- Succession planning for family-owned enterprises
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New Jersey State Society of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
Association for Corporate Growth
Rick received a B.A. in History from SUNY Buffalo and an M.B.A. in Accounting from Rutgers University, and attended the Graduate Program in Taxation at Pace University.