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TAS Success Story: TAS Resolves A Tale of Two Investment Claims

November 23, 2022  –  Every year the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) helps thousands of people with tax problems. This success […] The post TAS Success Story: TAS Resolves A Tale of Two Investment ...

NTA Blog: Giving Thanks, Giving Tuesday (November 29): Tax Benefits and Charitable Contributions

November 22, 2022 – On Thanksgiving, together with my family, I will pause, reflect, and give thanks for the good […] The post NTA Blog: Giving Thanks, Giving Tuesday (November 29): Tax Benefits an...

Tax Pros: Renew your PTIN by Dec. 31, 2022

If you prepare or help prepare federal tax returns for compensation, you must have a valid Preparer Tax Identification Number […] The post Tax Pros: Renew your PTIN by Dec. 31, 2022 appeared first ...

NTA Blog: Update on IRS Progress in Working Through Its Backlog of Paper-Filed Tax Returns and Correspondence (Part Three)

November 10, 2022 -This is Part Three of a blog series on IRS Processing and my recent experience at the […] The post NTA Blog: Update on IRS Progress in Working Through Its Backlog of Paper-Filed ...

NTA Blog: My Recent Kansas City Campus Experience (Part Two)

November 2, 2022 – As discussed in Part One, I, together with several other IRS executives, had the honor to […] The post NTA Blog: My Recent Kansas City Campus Experience (Part Two) appeared first...

NTA Blog: My Recent Kansas City Campus Experience (Part One)

November 1, 2022 – Earlier this month, I spent a week at the IRS campus in Kansas City helping campus […] The post NTA Blog: My Recent Kansas City Campus Experience (Part One) appeared first on Tax...

TAS Tax Tip: File Your 2021 Tax Return to Claim Certain Credits Before Time Runs Out to Use IRS Free File Options!

October 28, 2022 – The Taxpayer Advocate Service shares information to help taxpayers claim credits on their 2021 tax returns. […] The post TAS Tax Tip: File Your 2021 Tax Return to Claim Certain C...

TAS Tax Tip: Tax resources for individuals filing a federal income tax return for the first time

October 27, 2022 – The Taxpayer Advocate Service shares information to help first-time filers meet their federal tax obligations. Every […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Tax resources for individuals filin...

TAS Tax Tip: Did IRS adjust your charitable contribution deduction?

October 26, 2022 – The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act enacted March 27, 2020, permits taxpayers to […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Did IRS adjust your charitable contribution ...

TAS Tax Tip: Feel like you are not responsible for a debt owed by your spouse or ex-spouse?

October 17, 2022 – If you file jointly and your spouse has a debt (this can be a federal, state […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Feel like you are not responsible for a debt owed by your spouse or ex-spou...

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About Our Firm

For years, Gary T. Amato, CPA, P.C. has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial planning.

Gary T. Amato, CPA, P.C. is one of the leading firms in and throughout the area. By combining our expertise, experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, hiring of seasoned tax professionals, and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Gary T. Amato, CPA, P.C. is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Gary T. Amato, CPA, P.C. receive competent and timely advice.

Gary T. Amato CPA, P.C. is an independently owned and operated member firm of CPAConnect, an alliance of CPAmerica, Inc.

CPAmerica, an association of independent accounting firms that maintain the highest practice standards, is a member of Crowe Global, providing our firm access to the eighth largest accounting network in the world, with over 200 independent accounting and advisory firms in more than 130 countries.

As a client of our firm, you truly receive the best of both worlds: the personal attention and sincere concern of a local firm and the knowledge and resources of an international association.  

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Gary T. Amato

gamatocpa@msn.com (631) 455-0144

Gary specializes in providing financial reporting, tax compliance, tax planning and financial management consulting services to investment partnerships. Areas of specialty include both audit and back office services, as well as taxation, for both domestic and offshore hedge funds. His clients also include registered investment advisors and their related entities. He provides advice on various business and administrative issues, including starting and operating their businesses, and he assists his clients in the formation of new funds, including reviewing various partnership documents.

Prior to starting his own firm, Mr. Amato worked as an audit manager for two large regional CPA firms in the financial services group. His responsibilities included planning, budgeting and perform compilations, reviews and certified audits of entities in the hedge fund/financial services industry. He has prepared financial statements and all related footnote disclosures as well as preparing both economic and tax allocations. His work also included the accounting and tax work for both the General Partner and Investment manager entities. Prior to his work in public accounting, Mr. Amato served as an internal auditor for a major mutual fund company located in New York City.

Gary has over 30 years of experience in servicing both the individual and business community. He is a licensed CPA in New York and Florida. He is a member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (“NYSSCPA”), Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (“FICPA”) and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (“CalCPA”). He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (“AICPA”). The firm is a member of the CPA Connect Network. This is a network of CPA firms across the United States as well as internationally.

Gary earned his Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from the University of Rhode Island. He also has earned a Masters in Taxation from Long Island University.