Thomas G. Scharf, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, MAFF

Tom has more than 35 years of experience at Walthall. He leads the firm’s practice development efforts, and previously served a member of the management committee, which leads the firm’s strategies and growth.

A Northeast Ohio CPA and adviser, Tom focuses much of his time helping closely held clients structure the most successful deals possible on both the buy and sell side of transactions.  He also works with his clients to help them achieve their financial goals.


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Education and Awards

  • Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting and economics, Cleveland State University
  • Certified in fraud deterrence
  • Certified in financial forensics
  • Master analyst in financial forensics
  • Certified valuation analyst
  • Accredited in business valuation


Professional and Civic

  • American Institute of CPAs, member
    – AICPA Forensic and Valuation Services Section
  • The Ohio Society of CPAs, member
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, member
  • Hermit Club, member and treasurer, past president and board member
  • Canterbury Golf Club, member and treasurer, past board member