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About Our Firm

The accounting firm of Shein & Wente, LLC, as successor after a merger of David Shein & Associates, PA and Brent R. Wente, CPA provides efficient, expert solutions to businesses and individuals. Our primary services include accounting, taxation, and business consulting. We also offer a host of specialty services to cater to the unique needs of our clients. Our partners and staff accountants serve a wide range of individuals, corporations, partnerships, and non-profit organizations and are knowledgeable in the accounting issues and tax laws that impact our clients.

The partners of Shein & Wente, LLC offer the benefits of years of experience gained from previous positions in public accounting and private industry. We are an equal opportunity employer and are members in good standing of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

The firm of Shein & Wente, LLC is dedicated to serving all of your accounting, tax, and financial services needs. Our continuing mission is to serve you by providing the highest level of expertise and professionalism possible.

Our firm has been in business for over twenty-five years. We have grown steadily and rapidly, and our full complement of employees is able to service a continuously growing clientele. Today, our many active practices cover the complete spectrum of accounting services, making us the right full-service firm for you.

Our Services

Our firm has the resources, experience, and depth of knowledge to offer the following services to both individuals and businesses. We can deliver the services you need in a professional, fast, and cost-efficient manner.

Accounting Services
Our firm offers a complete range of accounting services. We prepare financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for use by banks, investors, and other third parties. Our firm will also prepare custom financial reports for internal, managerial use.

  • Reviews and Compilations
    Our firm provides professional compilation and review services to small and medium sized businesses. We can quickly compile your financial records into meaningful GAAP-compliant financial statements, and offer limited-scope review testing.
  • Trust and Probate Accounting
    Services for trusts and estates and other entities required to provide periodic reporting to courts, creditors and beneficiaries. We use the recently enacted law changes in Florida as our basis for accounting.

Tax Services
Our firm offers a full range of tax planning and compliance services. We will work with you year-round if necessary in order to minimize your total tax burden. Our firm also prepares all federal, state and local tax returns for individuals and businesses.

  • Financial Statements
    Our firm prepares professional, GAAP-compliant financial statements as well as tailor-made financial analyses that can help business owners and managers eliminate inefficiency and realize a businesses full profit potential.
  • Tax Planning
    Our firm continuously monitors federal, state, and local tax law changes to allow its clients to minimize current and future tax liabilities. If necessary, we can implement tailor-made due-date tax compliance monitoring systems to prevent costly interest and penalty assessments attributable to late filing. Of course, we offer full tax preparation and filing services.
  • Tax Preparation
    Our firm offers professional preparation of all federal, state, and local tax returns at competitive, affordable rates.

Consulting Services
Our company offers a wide range of consulting services to help you improve business operations, boost efficiency, and increase the bottom line.

  • Estate, Gift and Trust Tax
    Our firm provides planning for federal and state estate, gift, and trust taxes.
  • Business Succession Planning
    Stop wondering if and how your business will continue without you there. As consultants in business succession planning, our firm can suggest many courses of action to provide assurance that your business will enjoy a smooth continuance and that your heirs and business associates will be well protected.
  • Pension & Profit Sharing Plans
    Through administration by a third party administration firm, Shein & Wente, LLC can provide consulting on which plan best suits your needs.
  • Management Advisory Services
    Our firm offers complete management advisory services, including systems implementation and management, cost controls, employee benefit plan restructuring, and much more.
  • Family Office
    Monthly tax and accounting services, bill paying, cash management, partnered investing, estate and tax planning, and insurance for individuals and "families" of high, liquid net-worth.