David D. Brooks, CPA, CVA (Email David) - Mr. Brooks has more than 20 years of experience providing accounting, tax, financial and auditing services to public and private organizations ranging from start-up entities to companies with revenues in excess of $700 million. Mr. Brooks has gained vast experience assisting companies with financial issues, including compliance matters such as audits and taxes, mergers and acquisitions, financial reporting, and corporate finance.  Since graduating from Florida International University in December 1996, David has spent more than 12 years providing public accounting services with local and regional South Florida accounting firms and, during 2003 and 2004, one year providing CFO services exclusively for a start up organization.  David formed D. Brooks and Associates CPA, P.A. in 2009. 

Industry Experience

Manufacturing  •   Franchisors • Healthcare   •   Broadcasting   •   Real Estate Development •   Distribution   •   Offshore Outsourcing   •   Internet Service     •   Manufacturing   •   International Lotteries   •   Mortgage Services • Entertainment Software Development and Publishing   •     Flight Simulators   •   Environmental Remediation • Biomass Processing   •   Not-for-profit   •   Food Processing •   Government Contracting   •    Shipping Logistics     •     Pharmaceuticals    

•     Internet Merchant    •  Retail • Merchant Processing • Water Treatment • Research and Development  Medical Devices Restaurants Restoration  Surface Coatings and Treatment  • Telehealth • Clean Energy • Website Development • Coffee Wholesales •  Family Limited Partnerships •  REITs        

Articles and Lectures

         •   FIN 46 – Consolidation of Variable Interest Entities (Continuing Education Instructor)

         •   FIN48 – Accounting for Uncertain Tax Positions (Author of Article for Firm Newsletter  

              and Quoted in CFO.com article)

         •   Auditing Standards 103 through 114 (Continuing Education Instructor)

         •   SFAS 123R – Share Based Payment (Continuing Education Instructor)

         •   SAS 73 – Use of a Specialist (Continuing Education Instructor)

         •   2007 Accounting and Auditing Update (Continuing Education Instructor)

          •   Accounting for Various Debt and Equity Transactions (Continuing Education Instructor)

          •   Compilations and Reviews (Continuing Education Instructor)

          •   Private Company Reporting Standards (Continuing Education Instructor)

        •   2015 Accounting Update (Continuing Education Instructor)

        •   AICPA/PCAOB Auditing Standards (Continuing Education Instructor)

Professional Affiliations

        •   Chamber of the Palm Beaches - Former Executive Board Member, Treasurer

        •   Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants -Former Board Member, Palm Beach


          •   American Institute of Certified Public Accountants - Florida CPA

          •   National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts - CVA


        •   Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Florida International University

Technical Expertise

• SEC Reporting    • SOX Compliance     • Revenue Recognition    • Business Combinations

• Impairment Analysis    • Equity-Based Compensation    • Convertible Debt    • Detachable Warrants    *Preferred Stock    *Debt Modifications    *Foreign Currency Issues     *Consolidations    • Risk Assessment    • Audit Documentation    • Accounting for Income Taxes    • Accounting for Derivatives   

• Software Development Costs    • Uncertainty in Income Taxes    • International Standards • Black Scholes  • Monte Carlos Simulations

Financial Expertise

• Controller Services    • CFO Services    • Mergers and Acquisitions    • Accounting Systems    • Standard Costing   •  LIFO Inventory    •     Healthcare Revenue Analysis    • Audit Preparation     • Internal Controls    • Budgeting and Forecasting    •    Fraud Risk Assessment and Forensics


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                 Certified Public Accountants     Certified Valuation Analyst

           Palm Beach Gardens, Florida (561) 429-6225