Matt Swiatkowski

Senior Tax Manager

It’s essential to understand what clients want to achieve with their business and personal lives, so we can help them attain their goals.

Matt Swiatkowski is a senior tax manager with more than 10 years of public accounting experience in tax planning and compliance services for privately-held businesses in manufacturing & distribution, business professional services, private equity portfolio companies and high-net-worth individuals.  Before joining Topel Forman, Matt worked for a top 10 CPA firm as a tax manager in the Manufacturing & Distribution and Business Professional Services groups.  He has extensive knowledge in pass-through taxation and has serviced several of the largest law firms in the United States.

Outside of the office, Matt enjoys going on vacations with his wife and children, especially Disney World.  Matt is also an avid runner and has run over 20 marathons in 12 states.


Favorite Sports Movie:  Without Limits

Something on bucket list: Run a marathon in each of the 50 states and D.C.

Motto: To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.

Long term professional goal: Become a partner


DePaul University, Master of Science in Taxation

Illinois State University, Bachelor of Science – Accounting & Business Information Systems


Partnership Taxation
S Corporation Taxation
Individual Income Taxation
Manufacturing & Distribution
Business Professional Services


Certified Public Accountant, State of Illinois
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants 
Illinois CPA Society