Michael J. Reilly

CPA/ABV, CVA, CFF, CDA
Partner
315.472.9127 x148

Michael J. Reilly, CPA/ABV, CVA, CFF, CDA is the managing partner for the firm. Since beginning his career in 1979, Mike has developed experience in all areas of income and estate taxation, with a strong emphasis in individual and corporate tax planning, business valuations, ownership transition and employee benefits. Mike concentrates in various industry specialties, including manufacturing, construction, automotive dealerships and professional service organizations. He is also the partner-in-charge of the firm’s healthcare practice group.

Along with his focus on corporate tax planning, Mike has developed an expertise in implementing qualified and non-qualified employee benefit plans. He co-authored a course on business valuation, ownership transition and the creative use of employee benefit plans and ESOP’s. Mike has written numerous articles, has been quoted in various trade publications and has lectured nationally on business valuation ownership transition, corporate tax planning and other various tax related topics. He is a past member of the teaching faculty for the NYSSCPA’s Foundation for Accounting Education and was a past chairman of the NYSSCPA’s Annual Tax Conferences.

  • Professional Certifications

    Certified Public Accountant in the states of New York and Pennsylvania
    Certified of Educational Achievement in Business Valuation, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
    Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) by the AICPA
    Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
    Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
    Certified Design Accountant (CDA)

  • Professional Affiliations

    National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA)
    American Society of Appraisers (ASA) – Candidate Member
    Certified Design Association of Accountants (CDA)
    National CPA Health Care Advisors Association (HCAA)
    CNY Healthcare Business Alliance (CNYHBA)
    Medical Group Management Association (MGMA)
    New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
    American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Tax Division
    AICPA Personal Financial Planning Division
    NYSSCPA’s Estate Planning Committee
    Pennsylvania Society for Tax & Accounting Professionals (PSTAP)
    Vermont Society of Certified Public Accountants (VTCPA)

  • Community Involvement

    Served on Advisory Council of Le Moyne College CPE Institute
    CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity, Partner Advisory Board Member
    Benefits Specialists of New York (a subsidiary of CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity) – Board Member and Past Chairman of the Board
    Onondaga Community College Foundation (OCCF) – Board Member, Treasurer and Chair of the Audit, Finance and Investment Committee
    Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency (OCRRA) – Board Chair, Past Treasurer and Past Audit Committee Chair
    Member of numerous community organizations

  • Education

    Bachelor of Science, Accounting, Le Moyne College, 1979, magna cum laude

  • Publications

    “Tax Credits & Tax Planning Ideas for Contractors” Dannible & McKee, LLP Annual Construction Conference, December 2016

    Published courses and taught seminars on Business Valuation, Ownership Transition, Employee Benefits, and Corporate and Individual Tax Planning

    Authors a monthly article for New York Physician, a local health care magazine
    Past Member of the teaching faculty of the NYSSCPA’s Foundation for Accounting Education

    Past Chairman of NYSSCPA’s Annual Tax Conferences