Paul is a partner in Withum's Woburn office, managing both traditional firm services and leads the Valuation and Litigation Support Services office efforts. He concentrates on advising closely held businesses on strategies for growth, business acquisition, exit strategies, and transition planning. Author of numerous articles and seminars on various topics, he has also appeared on WCBV- Boston News as a tax expert. With his extensive and formal training in the business valuation field, Paul has worked on and testified in numerous litigation cases. Prior to joining the Firm, Paul was a founding partner of the CPA/Consulting firm RBF, which joined with Withum in August 2019.
Joining Bill Rucci in 1986 at the age of twenty-seven, Paul was a founder of RBF. Previously, he spent time in both public accounting and consulting with an international firm and private industry with a Fortune 1000 company. Paul received his B.S. in Accountancy from Bentley College, Waltham, MA. Paul is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Massachusetts, a Certified Global Management Accounting (CGMA) Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) from the American Institute of CPAs. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA), the Institute of Business Appraisers, National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, is President of the Board of Directors for the Greater Medford Visiting Nursing Association, past president and currently on the Board of Directors of Medford Rotary Club, Former President and current member of the District Planning Committee, Ambassadorial Scholar Host of Hallmark Health Systems, Inc. He is an appointee to the Massachusetts Society of CPAs Legislation & Public Policy Committee and an active member of the MSCPA’s Business Valuation and Litigation Support Committee. He has testified as an expert witness and/or been involved in litigation through courts of Suffolk, Middlesex, Worcester, and Essex Counties, MA, and before the Internal Revenue Service.
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