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About Us

Koester, DiSalvo and Fried is a Cleveland-area public accounting firm owned by Charles DiSalvo, CPA ("Charlie"). It is a firm with a commitment to providing effective, efficient, and personalized services in all areas of accounting and taxation.

Over a period of several years the Firm has serviced clients involved in a variety of industries and endeavors. These clients have included:

  • Professional practices, including physicians, dentists, and attorneys.
  • Not-forprofit organizations, including those exempt under IRC Sections 501(c)(3), 501(c)(4), and 501(c)(5).
  • Retailers, including supermarkets, furniture stores, dry cleaners, gift shops, auto service stations, and restaurants.
  • Manufacturers, builders, and contractors of various sizes and types.
  • Commercial office building owners and managers.      
  • Mortgage companies, including those approved for initiating HUD-guaranteed loans.
  • Executives of Cleveland-area corporations.

Koester, DiSalvo and Fried's services include:

  • Compiled financial statements.
  • Corporation organization and reorganization planning.- Corporation, partnership, and individual tax strategy and tax preparation.
  • Payroll and sales tax preparation and processing.- Assistance with the implementation of bookkeeping systems, including a variety of computerized systems.


Koester, DiSalvo and Fried is a public accounting firm with the experience and philosophy that its clients need and appreciate. After learning more about Koester, DiSalvo and Fried, it is hoped that you will become one of those satisfied clients.


Our Team


After accumulating experience in auditing, retirement plans, and income taxes, Charlie has become a corporate, partnership and individual tax specialist. After graduating from Cleveland State University (B.B.S. 1989), Charlie earned his CPA certificate and began working with business owners to help them achieve their goals.