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316 South Baylen Street, Suite 300 | Pensacola, FL 32502
Ilona Borish is a Member in the Firm’s Employee Benefits Division. Ilona began her career in 1983, and has experience dealing with technical tax issues, including experience with an international accounting firm. She has developed expertise in the employee benefits area as a specialty service to clients, and has pursued specialized training in retirement planning and human resources.


Master of Arts in Accounting University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL

Professional Affiliations

  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Outstanding Discussion Leader , 2007,2008, 2011,2012
  • Society of Human Resource Management
  • American Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Past President local Chapter , 1995-1996

Community Involvement

  • Bahia Paz Homeowners Association and Romana Lofts at Alcaniz, Treasurer
  • Northwest Florida Estate Planning Council, Past President
  • Leadership Pensacola, Class of 1994
  • Leadership Fort Walton Beach, Class of 1997
  • Pensacola Police Pension Fund, Past Trustee
  • Gulf Breeze Chamber Area of Commerce, Past Treasurer
  • Sertoman of the Year, 2006
  • Pensacola Seville Sertoma, Past President
  • Pensacola Ski Club, Past President

Ask Me About

  • How to get larger tax deductions with retirement plans
  • How to maximize owner or key employee retirement deductions
  • How to lower your payroll tax cost related to bonus pay by using a retirement plan
  • Traveling around the world
  • My hobbies: bowling, biking, music festivals, snow skiing
  • My passion for teaching/learning