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NTA Blog: The IRS and Private Collection Agencies: Four Contracts Lapsed and Three New Ones Are in Place: What Does That Mean for Taxpayers?

October 13, 2021 NTA Blog: The IRS and Private Collection Agencies: Four Contracts Lapsed and Three New Ones Are in […] The post NTA Blog: The IRS and Private Collection Agencies: Four Contra...

TAS Tax Tip: I got a notice or letter from the IRS – now what do I do?

Extension of Time to File Most taxpayers who requested an extension of time to file for their 2020 federal income […] The post TAS Tax Tip: I got a notice or letter from the IRS – now ...

NTA Blog: Decoding IRS Transcripts and the New Transcript Format: Part II

Many individuals may not know they can request, receive, and review their tax records via a tax transcript from the […] The post NTA Blog: Decoding IRS Transcripts and the New Transcript Form...

NTA Blog: Decoding IRS Transcripts and the New Transcript Format: Part I

Decoding IRS Transcripts and the New Transcript Format: Part I Many individuals may not know they can request, receive, and […] The post NTA Blog: Decoding IRS Transcripts and the New Transcr...

TAS Tax Tip: Important Reminders for October 15th Extension Filers

Extension of Time to File Most taxpayers who requested an extension of time to file for their 2020 federal income […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Important Reminders for October 15th Extension File...

TAS Tax Tip: IRS statement on Advance Child Tax Credit Payment updates

September Advance Child Tax Credit Payments The IRS issued a formal statement on September 24, which anyone missing their September […] The post TAS Tax Tip: IRS statement on Advance Child Ta...

TAS Tax Tip: Take certain corrective actions by October 4, to affect future Advance Child Tax Credit Payments

If you are receiving monthly advance payments of the Child Tax Credit, you can make certain changes in the Child […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Take certain corrective actions by October 4, to aff...

NTA Blog: Bumps in the Road Sequel: Update on the Filing Season Challenges: Part II

NTA Blog: Bumps in the Road Sequel: Update on the Filing Season Challenges: Part II Even though the 2021 filing […] The post NTA Blog: Bumps in the Road Sequel: Update on the Filing Season Ch...

TAS Tax Tip: Create an Online Account to View your Balances, Make Payments, Get Transcripts, and More.

The IRS offers an online account application for individual taxpayers. With online account access, you can view: The total amount […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Create an Online Account to View y...

NTA Blog: Bumps in the Road Sequel: Update on the Filing Season Challenges: Part I

NTA Blog: Bumps in the Road Sequel: Update on the Filing Season Challenges: Part I   Good news: The IRS […] The post NTA Blog: Bumps in the Road Sequel: Update on the Filing Season Chall...

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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.