Tom Gaebe returned to Visalia, where he was born and raised, and joined the firm in 1977. Prior to that, he worked for Deloitte, Haskins & Sells in Los Angeles. Tom graduated with honors from the University of Southern California earning his Bachelor of Science degree in 1972. Tom also received his Master of Business Taxation degree from U.S.C. in 1976.
Tom provides services to clients in all areas of the firm including income, gift, and estate taxation, auditing and preparation of financial statements, management consulting, litigation support, and business valuation. Tom has extensive experience in the medical professions, and provides services to many doctors, dentists, and other health care providers.
For more than twenty years, Tom has provided expert witness services regarding business valuations, accounting and income tax matters in Tulare, Kings, and Fresno counties. He has testified in Superior Court as an expert witness on over 75 occasions and has prepared over 100 business valuation reports. In 1990, Tom was selected as a participant by the Judicial Council of California in the 1990 Goodwill Colloquia.
Professional organizations in which Tom is active include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and California Society of Certified Public Accountants (including the Business Valuation and Family Law special interest groups).
Tom is also actively involved in the community and serves on the Board of Directors of the Downtown Visalians, and is a member of the Visalia Lions Club.