Industries We Serve

Real Estate Accounting

Real Estate AccountingTopel Forman provides experience for real estate accounting and tax compliance that few firms can match, while offering the personalized attention and close teamwork we are best known for.

We understand the challenges investors, lessors and real estate professionals face – from 754 step-up and entity classification to optimizing return as part of a smart exit strategy. Our large real estate client base depends on Topel Forman for a comprehensive range of services, including like-kind exchanges, 754 step-up, special income allocations, cost segregation studies and more.

Whether you are seeking help with tax return compliance, an audit of financial statements, or answers to your most difficult strategic questions, our deep real estate experience means you get timely assistance and sound advice, with no learning curve.

Should you organize as an LLC, partnership or corporation? How many separate entities should you be in? Should a grouping election be considered for more favorable tax treatment? How can you navigate the complex regulations for capitalizing or expensing building repairs? Are individual investors active or passive? How can capital gains be reduced or eliminated through like-kind exchanges?

We offer ready answers for these questions and more – based not only on a solid understanding of real estate accounting principles, but also on the personal interest we take in meeting your unique challenges and goals.

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Industries We Serve


Every broker-dealer faces a unique set of challenges, including revenue recognition, fair value measurement, SEC and FINRA filing requirements, regulatory compliance and more.


Closely held businesses and their owners benefit from Topel Forman’s extensive tax and accounting experience tailored to the needs of a wide range of industries, entity types, and business structures.

Construction Accounting

Topel Forman understands the specialized accounting, tax, and consulting issues affecting the construction industry.


Topel Forman has years of experience in serving the unique need of automobile dealerships.

Employee Benefit Plans

Every company is different. Every retirement plan is unique. Every employee depends on the plan’s trustees to protect the integrity of their contributions and retirement investments.

High Net Worth Individuals

Topel Forman is a trusted name in high–net-worth tax planning, with extensive experience and a well-earned reputation for integrity, professionalism, and responsiveness.

Investment Companies

Investment companies face close scrutiny from the IRS, regulators and clients. Topel Forman offers a personalized approach working seamlessly with fund managers and accountants.

Manufacturing & Distribution

Topel Forman provides a wide range of accounting and audit, tax and consulting services to companies in the manufacturing and distribution industries.

Not-For-Profit Organizations

Not-for-profit organizations and private foundations face cumbersome tax compliance and auditing reporting requirements.

Private Equity

Topel Forman offers private equity accounting, tax and consulting services with a focus on understanding the unique challenges your business faces in order to deliver personalized results.

Professional Service Corporations

Professional services corporations (PSC) benefit from our hands-on approach to accounting, tax, and consulting services.

Real Estate

Topel Forman provides experience for real estate accounting and tax compliance that few firms can match, while offering the personalized attention and close teamwork we are best known for.


As an accounting firm with many clients in the technology industry, we provide agile services to support you from start-up to a successful exit strategy.