James A. Kach

Partner Emeritus

Jim advises clients on business tax and accounting matters and specializes in creating tax and estate plans.

His industry expertise includes distribution, importing, manufacturing, business-to-business services and law firms.

Jim began his career with Ernst & Young and later helped found Kach Hartman Ltd., which merged with FMGK in 2002.

Education And Certifications

  • M.B.A, University of Illinois
  • B.S., Marketing, University of Illinois
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Specialist in Estate Planning (CSEP)

Professional and Civic

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • ARK, Runs Charity Point of Purchase Project
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant, Member
  • Greater North Shore Estate Planning Council, Member
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)
  • Whittier School, Waukegan, Volunteer Teacher’s Aide Program