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Michael Kalifeh

Michael Kalifeh CPA


Tax Services; Tax Department Leader

Private Sector, Individuals

Since 2003, Michael has been serving clients in manufacturing, automobile dealership, retail/wholesale/distribution, construction, medical and legal services, land/farm/timber management, and real estate industries.  He also has experience in client representation before the IRS on multiple income tax matters, as well as the Florida Department of Revenue (FDOR) on sales/use tax issues.

Professional Associations:

  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)

Community Activities:

  • Board Member, Big Bend Hospice Foundation
  • Past Board Member, Lee’s Place
  • The Governor’s Club
    • Past President
    • Past Finance Committee Chair
    • Past Secretary
    • Past Treasurer
  • Tallahassee Market Advisory Board Member, Hancock Bank
  • Past Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair, American Red Cross (Capital Area Chapter)
  • Past Executive Leadership Member, American Heart Association
  • Past Loaned Executive, United Way of the Big Bend
  • Leadership Tallahassee, Class 29


  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Florida State University
  • Masters of Science in Accounting, Florida State University

Awards & Honors:

  • Top 40 Under 40 for CPA Practice Advisor