MIAMI (December 11, 2015)MBAF, a nationally recognized public accounting firm, has been recognized by the South Florida Business Journal as one of the leading corporate philanthropists in the region. The firm ranked 8th in the publication’s annual Corporate Giving/Corporate Foundations list, which looks at companies with the highest level of cash contributions to South Florida charities. The list is part of the publication’s annual South Florida Giving Guide

“At MBAF, philanthropy is an integral part of our corporate identity, and we encourage our employees to make a difference in and out of the boardroom,” said Tony Argiz, chairman and CEO of MBAF. “We understand the importance of giving back, and will continue to be supporters of the organizations making an impact in the communities where we live and work.”

MBAF contributed more than $1.4 million to nonprofit organizations last year. The firm partnered with the South Florida Business Journal to host the official Giving Guide reception, honoring the companies that support and enrich South Florida causes. More than 75 leaders of the business and philanthropic community were in attendance.

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About MBAF

MBAF is ranked nationally as a Top 40 accounting and advisory firm by Accounting Today, and named one of the 2014 Top Five Best of the Best firms in the country by INSIDE Public Accounting, chosen for demonstrating long-term consistency and exceptional performance, regardless of outside factors. MBAF has more than 450 highly qualified principals and employees that serve domestic and international clients across a broad range of industries and practices in more than 44 countries and all 50 states. Its offices are located in New York, Valhalla (Westchester, NY), Miami, Coral Gables, Naples, Las Vegas, Baltimore, Boca Raton, Boulder, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, and India. mbafcpa.com