Alejandro D. Gravier, CPA, is a Founding and Senior Tax Partner with the HLB International Miami office of HLB Gravier, LLP where he focuses his practice in international business and tax planning; domestic tax and financial planning for business and individuals. Mr. Gravier was formerly a senior accountant with international CPA firm of KPMG Peat Marwick. He represents clients in a range of industries including manufacturing, wholesale distribution, retailing, real estate, and construction. Mr. Gravier specializes in the following services: domestic real estate operations in connection with statements of non-recognition; certificates of withholding; portfolio obligations; corporate income tax in connection with mergers and acquisitions; state sales tax; wholesale and manufacturing operations, and foreign taxation particularly in the area of foreign investments and tax treaties; federal estate tax planning; evaluations and valuations for potential and existing businesses, including appropriate economic and industry research, financial projections, and domestic international sale corporation.
Mr. Gravier is a Certified Public Accountant, and a Certified Internal Control Auditor. He is a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Cuban American Certified Public Accountants Association, Institute for Internal Controls (CICA), Florida International Banking Association (FIBA), and the Cuban American Banker’s Association (CABA). Mr. Gravier currently lectures on international accounting and tax topics. Lectures have included the following:
- Member of the FICPA International Tax Conference Committee
- Guest speaker at Roundtable of Banking Internal Auditors
- Guest speaker at taxation conferences for the Association of Cuban Accountants in Exile
- Guest speaker at seminars conducted by the Inter-American Accounting Association
- Guest speaker at annual IBM Tax and Accounting Seminar, 1995 – 2005
Mr. Gravier received his Bachelors in Business Administration, a major in Accounting and Masters in Taxation from the University of Miami. He is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.
Mr. Gravier currently sits on the Board of Best Buddies South Florida Chapter.