Accounting and Finance

Dan Vitale

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Accounting


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Dan Vitale started with North Central College in 2018, after teaching adjunct at North Central College and full time at another college for the past 6 years.  He has 30 years of experience in public accounting assisting closely-held businesses and high income, high net-worth individuals with their individual taxes including tax planning, tax return preparation and accounting services   Dan started his career with Ernst & Young (Arthur Young) in the Entrepreneurial Services Group.  From 1994 to 1995, he did a rotation in Ernst & Young's National Tax Office in Washington DC.  In 1999, Dan opened a CPA firm that grew to approximately 20 employees including 4 partners.  He continues to consult with closely-held businesses and high income, high net-worth individuals. During his career, he has aligned himself with some of the top financial advisors, attorneys and bankers in the Chicagoland area.    

Professor Vitale has a passion for accounting and taxation, and strives to make it more understandable for his students by weaving his real world experiences into lectures and assignments.

Courses Taught

Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Individual Taxation, Business Entity Taxation