Tim Barta joined Maloney + Novotny in 2018 and has 30 years of experience in the areas of audit, financial reporting, consulting for closely held businesses, and tax compliance. Prior to joining Maloney + Novotny, Tim was a founding member and Partner at Smith Barta & Company, a Canton, Ohio based accounting, tax and consulting firm.

Tim provides accounting services to a wide range of industries, including financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, real estate development & management firms, wholesale distribution industries, and manufacturing firms.

Tim has extensive experience in litigation and business valuations. He works with business appraisals of closely held companies primarily for gift & estate tax planning, buy/sell agreements, and litigation support. Tim Barta also has experience in consulting work and testimony in the accounting, financial, economic, and business issues of commercial litigation.

Tim Barta has Bachelor of Science degrees in both Accounting and Finance from California State University and is a Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA). Tim is Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) and Accredited in Business Valuations (ABV).

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  • Audit & Assurance
  • Corporate, Partnership and Individual Tax Preparation
  • Business Advisory Planning
  • Litigation and Valuation
  • Financial Institutions
  • Not-for-Profits
  • Real Estate Development & Management
  • Wholesale & Distribution
  • Manufacturing

California State University