John Zavrel, CPA, a State University of New York at Buffalo graduate, has been in the practice of public accounting for 30 years.

In 1977, John Zavrel opened his CPA practice and has served clients located mostly in the Buffalo and Western New York areas. He has conducted numerous annual audits, reviews and compilations of privately held companies; tax return preparation, planning and consultations for partnerships, corporations, and individuals; audits of pension plans, as well as investigations of suspected frauds and irregularities; litigation support and other special purpose assignments.

He has been involved in numerous audits and reviews of various real estate and construction companies, hotels, condominium projects; audits of clients in the health care and nursing home industries; subsidized FmHA and HUD housing projects; long-term care facilities, adult homes, and home health agencies; bookstores, gold refinery, heat exchange systems manufacturer, etc.

Mr. Zavrel has extensive experience in the area of taxation, especially as it relates to tax issues and opportunities in the health care industry and real estate, tax planning and assistance to clients undergoing audits of their financial records. Examples of some of his engagements include:

  • Planning and supervision of audits of financial statements of proprietary health care facilities in Western New York and Long Island.
  • Planning and supervision of audits of adult homes, home health agencies, pharmacies, and subsidized housing projects in Western New York.
  • Preparation and certification of annual cost reports for skilled nursing facilities, certified and licensed home health agencies, and for proprietary homes.
  • Preparation and certification of annual FmHA and HUD reports.
  • Performance of examinations related to loan monitoring and pre-loan financial examinations in Texas, Oklahoma, and Georgia.
  • Audits of not-for-profit charitable organizations in New York and Pennsylvania.
  • Tax research, tax planning and development of tax saving opportunities for clients, as well as representation of clients before the Internal Revenue Service and the New York State Income Tax Bureau.

John Zavrel is a Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.


 Zavrel & 0'Donnell, P.C.

Certified Public Accountants

10545 Main Street, Clarence, New York 14031 

Tel.: 716 - 759 - 6078 e-mail: Fax 716 - 759 - 1983