Hogen, Ginzburg, Judelewicz & Co. (HGJ), Certified Public Accountants, is one of Israel’s largest accounting firms. The firm provides the highest standard of service, in-depth know-how and creative solutions for the full range of accounting matters including taxation, control and internal auditing, provident funds, risk management, business consultancy and mediation. Led by its five partners who have extensive experience in all fields of accountancy and auditing, the firm comprises 60 professionals, including about 38 CPAs and a highly dedicated team of specialist support staff. Headquartered in the heart of Tel Aviv, HGJ also has representation in Jerusalem.
The firm has ISO 9001:2008 certification as part of its commitment to the highest levels of service and professionalism and quality management systems.
Global Presence, Local Excellence
The LEA (Leading Edge Alliance) international association is the world’s second largest association and was founded in 1999. The association covers more than 100 countries and includes 450 accountancy firms with overall annual revenue of $2.6 billion.
The association specializes in accountancy and taxation, business and business consultancy, through 1,600 partners and more than 23,000 professional employees. Seventeen of the accountancy firms in the US are ranked in America’s top 100 firms. The association maintains strict independence for each and every firm worldwide while working together to provide the most effective service for its clients worldwide.
Internal Auditing Department
HGJ provides the full range of internal auditing services including investigative auditing, financial and operating audits, information systems auditing, risk management, issues related to Sarbanes Oxley and a range of special projects for a diverse range of organizations including: government ministries, public and private companies, institutional bodies (provident funds and advanced study funds). The firm’s partners have accumulated extensive experience in the full range of disciplines in general and institutional organizations in particular.
External Auditing Department
The firm’s CPAs and specialist professionals prepare financial reports for private bodies, non-profit organizations, institutional organizations, local authorities, cooperatives, provident funds, study funds and more.
HGJ’s accountants and tax advisors are highly knowledgeable in their understanding of the tax authorities and some of the firm’s professionals are former employees of these authorities. The firm has know-how and experience in building tax plans for individuals, the self-employed and corporations including the most complex companies, investment and holding companies, finance management for controlling shareholders, mergers and joint ventures. HGJ’s professionals have extensive expertise in preparing annual tax reports, declarations of assets, and representing clients before the various tax authorities.
Accounting and Salary Department
The firm’s CPAs and other professionals are highly experienced in working with clients (individuals and companies) in their relations with external bodies such as the tax authorities and social services. This Department handles finances and account management, which include full bookkeeping services as prescribed by law, preparing employees’ salaries and preparing materials for auditing by the client’s accountants. All these services place emphasis on personal attention and client satisfaction.
Consultancy & Management Department
The firm has a consultancy company, which provides advisory services in the information services and administration sector and offers internal auditing services and consultation on various financial services. The Consultation Department includes accountants, economists, business administration and law graduates with extensive experience in the public and private sectors. The Department specializes in the following topics: preparing business plans; rehabilitating companies; efficiency programs; cash flow; debt management and reducing financing overheads; bank credit management and organizational verification; worth analysis; investigating economic strength; managing assets and legal procedures; accompanying and supervising economic procedures and models.
The firm has lengthy experience over many years in providing auditing, overseeing and consultancy services in a range of sectors to government offices, authorized government units and public institutions. The firm is generally recognized by organizations involved in government, legislation, professional instructions, information systems, budgets, manpower – salaries and standards, procurements and tenders, assistance bodies and service providers, public institutions, government companies, statutory corporations, municipal authorities, economic model developers, decision-making instruments developers, special and/or multidisciplinary projects managers etc.