Joseph P. (Joe) Roznai

Joe Roznai joined MichaelSilver in 1992 and became a partner in 1998. Prior to joining MichaelSilver, he served as tax manager at a regional CPA firm, held consulting positions with a national CPA firm, and was the Tax Director for a publicly-held leasing company.

Joe has over 25 years of federal, state and local tax planning, consulting, and compliance experience, working with entrepreneurial businesses across a wide range of industries, including manufacturers, printers, retailers, distributors, service providers, auto dealers, and lessors. Joe also has broad experience serving S corporations and partnerships/LLCs, as well as advising clients on U.S. and international income tax issues. He has expertise in:

  • Multi-state Income, franchise, and Sales and Use Taxes
  • Local Tax Matters and Related Appeals
  • Personal Property Taxes
  • Taxpayer Representation Before the Internal Revenue Service and Other Government Tax
  • Authorities in Tax Audits and Other Controversies
  • Business Acquisitions and Dispositions

Joe is an active member of the Illinois CPA Society and is currently a member of the Tax Advisory Group and the State and Local Tax Committee. He has been Chairman of the Tax Executive Committee and the State and Local Tax Committee and has been active in both Tax Committees for several years. He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Joe received his Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Accountancy and Taxation from DePaul University in Chicago.

Joe is very active in his local community and involved in various not-for-profit organizations, serving in various leadership capacities, including Treasurer and Committee Chairman. He has authored articles and been a frequent speaker and presenter on federal and state tax matters including income and sales taxes.


Joe Roznai, Guest on AM1160Radio @Mauck&Baker Radio - Tax Saving, Charitable Techniques

Joe Roznai, Guest of the WGN Weekend with Bill Moller Program WGN Radio 720 AM, Chicago

Joseph P. (Joe) Roznai