Howard Gross, CPA/ABV/CFF, CFP®


Litigation, Valuation, and Bankruptcy Services

As a founding partner of BGBC, Howard Gross, CPA/ABV/CFF, CFP®, served as Partner in charge of Litigation, Valuation, and Bankruptcy Services. With over 45 years of experience, Howard has been called an expert in many federal and state litigation matters in a wide range of financial, tax, and valuation issues.

Howard was inspired to go into accounting by his father. He earned a Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude from Indiana University. In addition to his CPA certification, Howard is Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), is a Certified Financial Planner® and is Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF). Prior to BGBC, he was a partner at one of the ten largest international CPA firms. Howard’s current client base consists of closely held businesses, including real estate ventures, partnerships, manufacturers, retailers, contractors, wholesalers, distributors, and professional practices.

Howard credits his success to working hard and never giving up. He is known among his colleagues to be very driven. An active member of the community, Howard frequently speaks and teaches about financial and tax topics throughout the Midwest.


  • Indiana University, B.S.


  • 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