Shareholder, Tax

Jim Mullen began his career with a Big Eight firm in West Palm Beach in 1982.  He joined Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A. in 1990 and became a Shareholder in 1994.

Jim has more than 35 years of public accounting experience in the area of taxation and serves clients in the areas of partnership, corporate, individual, and trust taxation. He also has extensive experience in state and local taxation.

Areas of Experience

  • Income Tax Planning and Compliance
  • Estate Planning and Compliance
  • Federal, State, and Local Tax Research
  • Retirement Planning
  • Representation before Federal and State Tax Authorities
  • Business Advising

Industries Served

  • Construction
  • Healthcare and Healthcare Professionals
  • Law Firms
  • Life Sciences and Biotech
  • Manufacturing and Distribution
  • Privately Owned Businesses
  • Real Estate
  • Restaurants and Hospitality

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Loggerhead Marinelife Center of Juno Beach, Board Member and Past Treasurer



  • Florida CPA


  • University of Florida, Bachelor of Science in Accounting
  • University of Florida, Masters in Accounting

Up Close

Most admire?

I admire someone who has the ability to successfully excel at balancing both work life and home life. 

How do you prepare for busy season?

I travel, and from November through December, I celebrate and do a lot of holiday entertaining with my family and friends. 

How do you wind down after busy season?

I do more travelling and boating.  I also enjoy gardening and landscaping around my home.

Favorite lunch spot?

Thai Bay, West Palm Beach

Favorite website or smartphone app?

The Weather Channel

What’s on your bucket list?

I’d to travel to lots of foreign destinations. 

What do you like most about being a CPA?

I enjoy earning the trust and respect of the clients.

What advice would you give someone considering a CPA career?

Be prepared to work hard.