The deal, official Jan. 16, was announced Monday by Prager Metis.
Beck Villata is a full service firm providing tax, accounting, assurance, estate and trust planning and litigation support, and forensic accounting services. Company Founder and President Frank Beck and head of the firm’s operations Vincent Villata will join Prager Metis as partners and Beck Villata will retain their current offices, Prager Metis said.
“We’re excited that this merger enables us to continue to provide excellent, personalized service to the diverse businesses and individuals throughout New Jersey and South Florida,” Prager Metis Managing Partner, Mid-Atlantic Region Lori Roth said in a prepared statement.
The deal was facilitated by Domenick Esposito of Esposito CEO2CEO LLC.
Prager Metis CPAs, an affiliate of Prager Metis International LLC, is headquartered in New York City with additional New Jersey office locations in Basking Ridge, Hackensack and Cranbury.