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Thomas W. Harjes

Partner, CPA, ABV, CFF, CVA
612 876 4718

Tom Harjes is a partner with the forensic, valuation and litigation services group of Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, leading the family law practice in the Minneapolis office. He has been with the firm since 1989. In the family law practice, he works with attorneys and their clients on the various financial aspects of a divorce including business valuations, property settlements, non-marital tracing of assets, income, and cash flow analysis and income tax planning. In many cases he is retained by both parties as a neutral third party to assist with these issues.

Experience

  • Holds two credentials in the business valuation area
  • Develops property settlement schedules to assist with the division of assets
  • Prepares non-marital asset tracing reports
  • Analyzes income and after-tax cash flow for support purposes
  • Specializes in tax planning issues related to divorce
  • Consults with attorneys regarding business valuations
  • Provides expert witness testimony
  • Performs forensic accounting engagements

Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
  • Hennepin County Financial Early Neutral Evaluation Program
  • Frequent speaker at family law seminars

Education

Gustavus Adolphus College (St. Peter, Minnesota)
Bachelor of Arts in Accounting