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Edward F Thaney, CPA, CVA, has been the managing partner of Thaney & Associates, CPAs, P.C.; a 35 year firm with offices in New York and Florida, since 1980. Mr. Thaney is also the managing partner of Saxon, Secord, Thaney & Associates, LLC (located in Kissimmee, FL), and President of BizUnion, Inc. and TLR, Inc.. With CPA licenses in New York, Florida and Pennsylvania, Mr. Thaney is able to provide his clients with expertise and versatility that many others in his industry cannot. He performs work of financial accounting, tax, tax & financial planning, business development, succession planning, mergers and acquisitions and valuations for corporations, partnerships and individuals specializing in retail, auto, restaurant, construction, professional services and real estate.

With his CVA designation (Certified Valuation Analysts), Mr. Thaney has the education and experience to assist his clients with mergers, acquisitions and valuations. Understanding the complexities surrounding both the art and science of capitalization/discount rates, he has the mastery to build a case for the rate used representing his clients in the most efficient and cost-effective way.

Mr. Thaney is a shareholder and officer at various companies in New York State and has contributed time as a past or current board member of several non-profit organizations such as St. Mary’s Hospital, Adam Walsh Foundation and the NYS Golf Association. He is an alumnus of Niagara University and a member of the NYS Society of Certified Public Accountants, Florida Board of Accountancy, Pennsylvania State Society of CPAs, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), PCPS of AICPA, CPA Auto Dealer Consultants Association (CADCA), Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors (AM&AA) and a RAN ONE Master, a business advisory skills development program.

Mr. Thaney splits his time between his homes in Rochester, NY and West Palm Beach, FL. When not working for the firm, Mr. Thaney enjoys golfing and spending time with his wife and two daughters.