Our experience and “ownership mentality” makes us uniquely qualified to help you maximize your profits while also minimizing your potential tax liability.
Audit and Accounting
The key building block of financial health start with your financial statements.
Balog+Tamburri CPAs provides a team of talented, experienced tax professionals dedicated to helping you navigate through the constantly changing and complex trends in tax regulation.
Balog + Tamburri, CPA’s can provide professional development and CPE programs to your staff.
Your success and profitability is the key driver of our Consulting Services! It is as simple as that.
Our 30+ years of experience within our team, allows us to create solutions to the challenges you face today while always keeping our eye on the future.
Richard T. Balog
CPA/CFF, Managing Partner
Richard T. Balog, CPA/CFF, CIA, CGFM, DACFE is the Managing Partner for the Certified Public Accounting Firm of Balog + Tamburri, LLC. He has been a CPA since 1972.
Mr. Balog manages the conduct of the Firms audit and financial consulting engagements. He specializes in Audit, Accounting, Virtual CFO, Start-Up and Forensic Accounting services. He also has extensive experience in performing “Distressed-Business” Recovery Activities, Internal and Operational Audits, Activity-Based Cost Management and Audit consulting.
Mr. Balog is an internationally-recognized seminar leader in providing audit, accounting, finance and business management professional development for over 30 years. He has won awards from The Institute of Internal Auditors and is currently a “Top 50 Small Business Influencer” in the Jacksonville area.
Rob Tamburri, CPA/PFS
Managing Partner – Georgia
Rob Tamburri, CPA/PFS, is the Managing Partner- Georgia, based out of the Atlanta, GA office of the Certified Public Accounting Firm of Balog + Tamburri, LLC. He has been a CPA since 1993.
Mr. Tamburri manages the conduct of the Firms tax and financial consulting engagements. He specializes in Taxation, Accounting, and Virtual CFO consulting. He also has extensive experience working with health care, real estate, manufacturing, automotive services, logisitics, restaurants and personal service companies.
Mr. Tamburri has held FINRA licenses 4, 7,24,66 and is a Personal Financial Specialist (PFS).
MBA, CMA, Principal
Kate Balog is a Principal of the Certified Public Accounting Firm of Balog+Tamburri, LLC, providing educational and consultative services to the business community. She has overall responsibility for the management of the Firms financial operations, information technology activities, and the performance and management of consulting engagements in the areas of Forensic Accounting, Professional Controller Services , and Product Cost System Development.
Ronnie M. Beaman
Ronnie Beaman is a Certified Public Accountant with sixteen years of experience in accounting and taxes. She has worked with a variety of nonprofits, individuals and small businesses.
Ronnie’s passion is helping clients grow their business by understanding and using the information provided by their accounting records. Her focus is on the business’ outlook for the future and her client’s success. Accounting procedures and systems are customized to keep each client organized. After that point clients are able to handle their own bookkeeping, have Ronnie continue to handle it, or consult with her as needed. This allows business owners to do what they do best and leave the number headaches to someone else.
As an experienced tax professional she can take the anxiety out of taxes for your business and provide insights into your unique situation.
Ronnie earned a B.S. degree in Accounting and an MBA/Accounting. She has had her CPA license for twelve years.
Michael B. Bender, PMP
Director – Project Management Services
Mr. Bender is the Director of Balog + Tamburri, CPA’s Project Management Services. Mr. Bender directs the design and delivery of our Firm’s Project Management, Process Management and Work Management consultative and professional development training services. Mr. Bender has over 30 years of hands-on experience assisting organizations improve the way they work and achieve their strategic objectives. In the process, Mr. Bender has helped thousands of people and hundreds of organizations realize their goals. Mr. Bender’s experience includes virtually every industry and spans several continents.
Director – Administrative Services
Jen Garland has over eighteen years of experience in administrative support in both corporate and academic settings. This has allowed Jen to gain a wide variety of knowledge and processes that will benefit your business with all of its administrative and organizational needs.
Bob McKenzie, SPHR
Director of Human Resource Advisory Services
Balog + Tamburri, CPA’s has a Strategic Alliance with McKenzieHR. Mr. McKenzie, President, brings over 30 years of human resource management experience to our clients. This includes training and development, Equal Employment Opportunity compliance experience Affirmative Action Plan Development, Performance Management and Compensation systems development, Professional and Staff recruitment, employee relations, union avoidance and labor contract negotiations. His working experience encompasses a wide range of industries.
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