Maria Estela Lorenzo CPA / J Horta Accounting & Taxes Inc, a Miami, FL premier accounting firm with over 30 years of experience. Our team of accountants, analysts, and administrators strive to provide our clients with solutions to help guide them towards financial success. Our objective is to provide our clients with high-quality accounting, tax management, and auditing services.

Our firms are prepared to offer our professionalism and expertise in accounting, auditing, financial reporting, new business set up, real estate transactions, bookkeeping, payroll services, foreign business/individual tax reporting, corporate and personal income tax preparation.  Our goal is to provide the highest quality service to our clients. 

Our team of accountants, analysts, and administrators strive to provide our clients with solutions to help guide them towards financial success. Our management approach is team-oriented; our staff is part of our family of professionally trained to better serve our clients.

At our firm, we are devoted to customer service, and promise we will become an integral part of your business’ accounting team and personal tax planning.  All our employees continue education to keep up with tax developments for individuals and businesses.

Working with our firm all year round reduces the likelihood of surprises at tax time. We can set up business accounting systems and develop tax strategies to minimize your tax burden and to ensure that you have access to all the tax-saving opportunities available to you.


In her free time, Maria Estela loves to read articles about economics, enjoys traveling, dining out, meditation, dance, and exercise.  

As Senior Accountant – I acquired my experience working around 12 years with prestigious CPA firms in New York. I specialized in Real Estate Taxation and accounting for small businesses and investors.

I continued developing my own practice with the help of Jacqueline Horta, both of us worked on a part time basis, nights, and weekends for a few years until I obtained my CPA license and established our own firm.


In her free time, Jacqueline enjoys traveling, music and cooking and spending time with her family.

Jacqueline has significant experience in becoming a liaison for small business set up, develop their accounting system and compliance with IRS and State law.  Extensive experience with worldwide taxation regulations for USA investors.

Prior to co-founding the firm, Jacqueline worked in the private industry for 10 years as a cost accounting supervisor for Entenmann’s Bakery and Senior accountant for Lennar Corporation.   She began her accounting career working with her mom Maria Estela Lorenzo CPA in New York when she was very young while attending college.  Later, moved to Miami and opened the Miami firm J Horta Accounting & Taxes Inc in 2006.

Her diverse professional background in private industry, along with her public accounting career of more than 15 years, provides her with a solid foundation for successfully servicing her clients’ financial reporting and business advisory needs.