John Tax

John Tax

CPA, Partner

50 Charles Lindbergh Boulevard
Suite 510
Uniondale, NY 11553
p 516.281.9154
f  516.281.9101
One Liberty Plaza
165 Broadway, Floor 21
New York, NY 10006
p 212.842.7000
f  212.842.7001

John Tax is an audit partner in Friedman’s real estate group. He has more than 26 years of combined experience in public and private accounting, providing specialized auditing and accounting support for clients in the real estate industry. His expansive background includes both public and private real estate investment trusts, partnerships and other pass-through entities.


John has developed and maintained strong client relationships; identifying new business opportunities to enhance client development and increase their revenue. Additionally, he has spearheaded internal staff development initiatives to improve audit engagement efficiencies that meet client expectations and deadlines.

His expertise includes:

  • Planning, supervising and reviewing audit, review and compilation engagements related to commercial, multifamily and retail real estate entities, as well as hospitality entities
  • Preparing and reviewing financial statements under accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America, the income tax basis of accounting, the fair value basis of accounting and international financial reporting standards
  • Performing acquisition and financing due diligence for real estate companies and lenders
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • International Council of Shopping Centers
  • National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Commercial Real Estate Development Association
  • Long Island Builders Institute