Aaron Galster, CPA

BACKGROUND

Aaron Galster, CPA came full circle when he joined Roth&Co as a partner in the Illinois office in 2021. His career path started at Roth&Co before advancing to the Big Four, where he led engagements on some of the largest public companies. He has over nine years of public accounting experience serving REITs and private equity funds invested across several sectors including energy, healthcare and residential and commercial real estate.

 

EXPERIENCE

Aaron applies his technical skills to improve the process for large-scale real estate clients that require a high volume of K-1s and tax return filings. His expertise includes tax compliance at a fund and property level, transaction analysis and taxpayer dispute resolution. Aaron works closely with clients to guide them through the latest Tax Reform, providing clear analysis on the tax implication on their investment returns.
Aaron’s motto is to “know your why”. For him, this translates as building a winning culture where people perform their best and have fun doing it.

 

EDUCATION AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Aaron received a B.S. in accounting from Touro College. He is a certified public accountant in the states of Illinois and New York, and is a member of the AICPA.

 

OUTSIDE OF ROTH&CO

Aaron is a long-time (and the fastest) member of the Roth&Co Bike4Chai cycling team and is involved with several local charities.