Professional Experience

Mike has nearly 30 years of experience in public accounting, working with both privately held businesses and affluent families. Mike specializes in advising business owners on financial matters from initial formation through a company’s lifecycle. He has a wealth of experience regarding the tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions and regularly assists entrepreneurs to monetize the value created in their businesses.

Mike also works closely with multigenerational family businesses and family offices created to manage the financial affairs of his high-net-worth clients. Mike joined Skoda Minotti through its 2013 merger with Dowell & Perez, PA, a CPA firm he co-founded in 1991. He also served as a tax manager with a national accounting firm prior to forming his own practice.

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate tax planning
  • Estate and gift taxation
  • Personal tax planning and preparation
  • Strategic tax planning
  • Succession planning
  • Wealth preservation strategies

Education and Certifications

  • Furman University, Bachelor of Arts, Economics
  • Certified Public Accountant, Florida

Professional Associations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Questions? Contact Michael Perez by filling out the form below.

Reach our Tampa office at 813-288-8826