About Us


Established as an independent accounting firm in 1987, we provide tax planning and preparation. We also specialize in locating and recovering Florida unclaimed property for businesses and individuals. As CPA’s we are committed to maintaining the integrity of our profession. The satisfaction of our clients is always our goal. Our Unclaimed Property Department is comprised of full-time professionals with expertise in research, estates, and account recovery. Our team works directly with the State of Florida and direct sources of such assets to recover accounts being held dormant or unclaimed. We are committed to maintaining the integrity of our profession and strive to uphold our reputation. John F Costello CPA PA is A+ rated with the Better Business Bureau. We have no unresolved complaints against our firm and we have thousands of satisfied clients.

What Sets Us Apart


  • We are a family business.

  • We have served Palm Beach and Broward County for over 29 Years.

  • Certified Public Accountants

    Better Business Bureau

Why Should I Use Your Firm?


John F. Costello C.P.A., P.A. has years of experience with a knowledgeable staff. Our firm can save you money while recovering the same accounts that our competitors are promising. We are committed to providing you with the best customer service while ensuring your claim will be completed correctly and in a timely manner.

What do I need to do to recover my funds?


Contact us!  If we determine you are the correct owner or heir to these funds, you will need to complete and mail all requested documentation to us. The entire process is completed through the mail; although, you are welcome to Visit our office M-F 8:30am-4:30pm.

Am I required to pay you out of pocket?


No! You are never required to pay us anything out of pocket. Our fee, which is taken out of the total amount of funds, is paid directly to us from the State of Florida. We work on a contingency fee basis, and we do not get paid until you receive your money.

How long will it take to recover the property?


Once our office prepares a completed claim package, it is sent over to the State of Florida for review. The Bureau of Unclaimed Property takes about 90 days to process the claim.

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