Gary Cassiello, CPA, ABV (Accredited in Business Valuations), CFF (Certified in Financial Forensics) is a shareholder of Judelson, Giordano & Siegel, CPA, PC and has been with the firm since 1987.
Gary brings to the clients of Judelson, Giordano & Siegel, CPA, PC his experience with a “Big 4” accounting firm and an extensive and diverse background in closely held manufacturing, distribution, construction / development and service businesses.
Gary services a wide variety of closely held companies where he focuses on providing the tax planning and business advisory services businesses depend on for growth and survival. Gary heads up the firm’s commercial and not-for -profit audit practices as well as litigation support and specializes in business valuations of closely held companies. He also is in charge of the forensic accounting services. He is accredited by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants to perform both business valuations and to perform forensic accounting investigations and has experience in many industries.
He has performed work as a court-appointed expert in both New York Supreme Court and Federal Bankruptcy Court. He has provided testimony in both Courts and in arbitration proceedings. He has also provided reports and testimony on business loss from breach of contract, lost profits, reduction in goodwill, unjust enrichment and related issues. He has made presentations to students, accountants, lawyers, law enforcement and others on business valuation / succession planning and forensic accounting / fraud issues.
A Magna Cum Laude graduate of Fordham University, Gary is a past president of the Hudson Valley Chapter of the New York State Society of CPAs, as well as a member of several community organizations.