Jonathan E. Perelman

Jonathan E. Perelman

CPA, PFS, MST, Partner

100 Eagle Rock Avenue
Suite 200
East Hanover, NJ 07936
p 973.929.3560
f  973.929.3561

Jonathan Perelman is a partner at Friedman LLP and leader of the firm's Healthcare Group. He provides tax, accounting and consulting services to clients in various industries including manufacturing, real estate, wholesale/distribution and professional services.  He has a particular emphasis on healthcare providers including medical, dental and legal practices.  Jonathan also serves a diverse group of high net worth individuals, privately held and family businesses.


With all of his clients, Jonathan uses a holistic approach to problem solving, integrating the areas of taxation, accounting, investments, business and financial planning to help manage their businesses and maxmize asset growth.  Jonathan is also licensed in various states for life insurance.

His expertise includes:

  • Representing high-net-worth individuals, trusts and retirement plans in the fields of wealth preservation and financial, tax and investment planning
  • Coordinating tax, estate and succession planning strategies to minimize taxes
  • Representing clients at federal and state government tax examinations, including income, estate, sales and use taxes
  • Advising companies funded by venture capital and private equity on tax and business planning concerns
  • Assisting in structuring sales and purchases of closely held businesses                                    
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • National CPA Healthcare Advisors Association
  • Garden State Credit Associates
  • New Jersey Park Avenue Club
  • New Jersey State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Valley National Bank Professional Group Advisory Council
  • Wharton Club of New Jersey, President Emeritus and Founder
  • Jonathan is frequently quoted in various media publications on matters concerning estate, tax and financial planning.
  • Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) designation, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Outside the Office

Jonathan is an avid fly fisherman, season ticket holder of the New York Giants and a member of the Northern New Jersey Porsche Club.