Howard Gross, CPA, ABV, CFF, CFP® - Partner, Litigation, Valuation and Bankruptcy Services


Howard serves as Partner in charge of the Litigation, Valuation and Bankruptcy Services practice.  Howard also provides tax consulting services to a large and varied client base.  In addition to his CPA certification, Howard is accredited in performing business valuations, is a CFP® and a CFF (certified in financial forensics).  Howard has been called as an expert in many federal and state litigation matters in a wide range of financial, tax, and valuation issues.  Before joining BGBC Partners, Howard was a partner in one of the 10 largest international CPA firms.  His experience includes more than 41 years in public accounting and substantial training in auditing, consultation and taxation.

Howard’s current client base consists of closely held businesses, including real estate ventures, partnerships, manufacturers, retailers, contractors, wholesalers, distributors, and professional practices.  Howard frequently speaks and teaches about financial and tax topics (including ESOPs) throughout the Midwest.


Indiana University, B.S.

Professional and Civic Organizations

Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Member, Indiana CPA Society

Member, ESOP Association

Board Member, University High School Parents Association

Past Board Member, Alliance Partners’ Advisory Council, BDO Alliance USA