Alane Boffa

Alane Boffa, CPA, AEP®, MT Director, Tax & Family Wealth

Always available when they call. That’s what Alane’s clients love about her the most. She always answers her phone and makes them well aware that they are her number one priority.

Location: Akron Email: aboffa@cohencpa.com Phone: 330.255.4316

Credentials & Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (Ohio)
  • Accredited Estate Planner® (AEP®)
  • Master’s of Taxation, The University of Akron
  • B.S. in accounting, The University of Akron 

A leader in the Family Wealth Group, Alane provides high-net-worth individuals and family groups with critical tax planning around the issues that affect them most: business enterprises, estates and trusts, gifting techniques and philanthropic activities. Alane often coordinates between clients, their attorneys and other professional advisors to execute on strategies, and is particularly knowledgeable about charitable trusts and private foundations. Additionally, many of Alane’s business clients have local and multi-state operations in the service and automotive industries.
 

  • Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens (Board of Directors)
  • Greenleaf Family Center (Finance Committee)
  • Akron Tax Club
  • Akron Tax and Estate Planning Council (President)
  • Estate Planning Council of Cleveland
  • Akron Community Foundation (Professional Advisor Council)
  • Leave a Legacy of Summit, Portage & Medina Counties (Cabinet Member)
  • ATHENA Akron
  • Ohio Society of CPAs (Former Chair, Tax Committee)
  • American Institute of CPAs
  • United Way of Summit County (Volunteer)
  • Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (Volunteer)
  • Leadership Akron Alumni Association
  • Leadership Akron (Class of 2007)
  • 30 for the Future award
 
Alane is passionate about her sons' sporting activities, golf and college basketball. She is a Duke Blue Devils fan through and through, and her once-a-week golf league is her “me” time. Alane, her husband and their two sons live in Copley, Ohio.