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Jack W. Kirkland

Tax Lead Managing Director

Phone: 727.572.1400
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Jack is the Tax Lead Managing Director of CBIZ MHM. Prior to founding the legacy firm in 1991, Jack spent ten years with a big four accounting firm.

Jack provides leadership to the tax group based on extensive experience that spans a full range of tax issues, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, multi-state tax planning, S corporations, partnerships, LLC consulting, entity formation and estate tax planning. Jack has represented clients with the Internal Revenue Service and the Florida Department of Revenue, including the preparation of Private Letter Rulings and Technical Assistance Advisement requests. He has also testified before the U.S. Tax Court. Related to his work in leading the Tampa Bay business valuation practice, Jack holds the Certified Valuation Analyst designation.

Jack has also assisted high net worth individuals with income, estate and succession planning. Jack has made numerous presentations on tax matters to business and community groups.


  •  Florida State University, Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance

Professional Designations

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Valuation Analyst

Community Involvement

  • Straz Center for the Performing Arts, Board of Directors, Treasurer
  • John Hopkins All Children's Hospital, Board of Trustees, Past Chair
  • Leadership Tampa Alumni Association, Member
  • Florida State University Alumni Association, Member
  • Tampa Bay Professional Alliance, Treasurer

Professional Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts
  • CEO Council, Member
  • Tax Council of Tampa Bay
  • Tampa Bay Estate Planning Council

Associated Offices

Clearwater - CBIZ MHM, LLC - Tampa Bay 13577 Feather Sound Dr.
Suite 400
ClearwaterFL  33762
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