H. Edward Wilkin, III, CPA
Ed Wilkin co-founded Wilkin & Guttenplan P.C. in 1983. He has over 40 years of experience helping family-owned and closely-held businesses manage the challenges of growth, cash flow and organizational restructuring. His clients cover a variety of industries including wholesalers,
real estate, construction, distribution, manufacturing, consulting, health care services, law firms and other professional practices. Ed has assisted clients with their audit and accounting requirements, securing financing, mergers and acquisitions and planning and implementing business and tax strategies.
As part of his extensive real estate practice, Ed serves a variety of clients in the real estate industry, including commercial, residential and office and medical property developers, owners/investors, managers, agents and brokers. He works with a diverse assortment of properties including residential homes, apartment buildings, condominium, cooperative corporations and town home communities, low-income housing, including issues related to government regulations (HUD, low-income housing credits, etc.), golf course communities, shopping centers, parking facilities, offices and commercial buildings. He is experienced in all facets of condominium, co-op and homeowner association accounting and consulting with clients throughout New Jersey and New York.
Ed also works in the sports, music and entertainment division of W&G overseeing client relationships and consulting with clients in all aspects of their financial lives. He is also closely involved in the business management and tax planning areas.
Ed’s expertise in litigation support includes expert witness testimony. He has produced reports and served as an expert in many areas including,shareholder disputes, fraud and embezzlement losses, professional malpractice, and probate matters.
Prior to co-founding Wilkin & Guttenplan, Ed was a partner with a regional CPA firm.
Professional and Civic Achievements:
- Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Member of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA)
- Member of the New York Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
- Past President and former Board Member, Community Associations Institute - New Jersey Chapter
- Past President and Treasurer, Copper Hill Country Club
- Board Member of the State of New Jersey New Home Warranty Fund
Ed graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Rider University. He continues his education through regular continuing professional education (CPE) and educational seminars.