PARTNERS: Abram J. Serotta, PresidentEducation: University of Georgia, Masters of Accountancy, BBA in Accounting
Practice Areas: Tax, Business Advisory Services, HealthcareAs SME's president, Abram has a pivotal role in shaping the firm's vision and focus.He
ensures that the firm's high standards for technical excellence and maintaining a client focused mind-set are met.
By anticipating tax and industry issues that might arise and developing realistic plans and strategies to address those matters, Abram
has helped two generations of clients succeed.He
is driven by the responsibility that comes with this achievement and is proud that the accounting industry recognizes his
dedication to clients and the profession.Abram
has:Led the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants' (AICPA's) task force on alternative minimum tax, and has testified before Congress on its repeal
Served on various tax committees for the AICPA including individual tax and tax legislation. Served on the Management of Accounting Practices Been selected twice as one of Accounting Today's 100
Most Influential CPAs in the United States
In addition, Abram
frequently lectures on corporate and individual tax issues, management of accounting practice and motivational topics at the Georgia Society of CPAs
and various other state societies as well as for the AICPA.His
talks have aided countless companies and individuals.
Abram mentors and lectures to college students on the practical aspects of career planning.He was Chairman of Augusta State University's School of Business Advisory Committee.
In 2004, Abram
was elected "Alumni of the Year" by University of Georgia
, Terry College of Business
.He is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Morris Museum.He
has chaired the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce, and the Metro Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau
wife Cookie have two married children and one granddaughter.