Background & Experience

Michael Agetstein, a former Shareholder with KatzAbosch, joined the firm in 2008. He has more than 40 years of diversified tax experience as a certified public accountant. Michael served as the Chair of the Tax Department, developing new strategies to enhance efficiency and improve the superior service for which KatzAbosch is known regionally. He has worked closely with individual and business clients to provide business planning, financial and tax, consulting and planning, and spoke regularly in the media and at seminars on current tax issues. In his current role, Michael continues his client advisory focused on complex engagements and consulting on special projects for the firm.


University of Maryland, Bachelor of Science, Accounting

Professional Designations

  • Certified Public Accountant, 1975
  • Personal Financial Specialist, 2001


  • Top CPA in Maryland, SmartCEO Magazine, 2005
  • VIP Award, Easter Seals of Maryland
  • Awarded Numerous IRS Certificates and Special Achievement Awards

Professional Affiliations and Civic Involvement