For over 20 years, we have provided a wide array of accounting, tax and advisory services to privately held companies, professional practices, investment partnerships and entrepreneurs. We bring our clients a unique combination of experience and top-notch service to help them achieve their goals and improve their finances.
Better Service. Bold Solutions. This isn’t just a tagline. It expresses our commitment to a superior level of service. We take a personalized approach whether assisting clients with day to day financial issues or offering solutions to help them with their most pressing challenges. We are more than just accountants. We are our clients’ most trusted advisor. Our mission is to provide the kind of support that fosters a long-term relationship with every client.
Business Specialties. Our business services address the needs of small and middle market companies. We guide business owners and companies at every stage in the business life-cycle from starting-up to exiting the business.
A Network of Relationships. Throughout our professional careers each member of the firm has developed a vast network of professional relationships. These relationships with attorneys, investment advisors, insurance professionals, retirement specialists and bankers means they are at our disposal and available to assist you when needed. If requested, we would be happy to provide a referral to the appropriate professional to assist you.
Stellar Credentials. We are a member of the AICPA’s Peer Review Program, which requires a quality control document stating policies and procedures for accounting, auditing and attestation services, and an independent quality control peer review every three years. Each peer review of BloomSchon has resulted in a peer review rating of pass, of which we are very proud.
Laurence R. Bloom, CPA, CGMA
Larry is one of the founding members of the firm and has over 25 years of experience advising privately held companies, professional practices, investment partnerships and entrepreneurial people in all areas of taxation, accounting and auditing, business management and life style management.
He also brings extensive credentials to his clients. Larry graduated from American University, in Washington, D.C. with a Business Administration degree with concentrations in Accounting and Finance. He received his formal accounting training at a prestigious medium size accounting firm in New York City. After spending several years there, working in both the auditing and tax departments, he joined forces with Elliot J. Katz in 1991. In 1995, they formed Katz & Bloom, CPAs, LLC, which became Katz Bloom & Schon CPAs LLC in 2009.
Larry is currently on the Board of Directors of the Nassau/Suffolk Chapter of the National Conference of CPA Practitioners (ncCPAp) and a co-chairperson of the MAP committee. He has served on the Estate and Personal Financial Planning committee and the Medical and Other Professionals committee of the Nassau Chapter of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. He is also currently a co-chairman of the Practice Continuity Committee of the Nassau Chapter.
In addition to being a CPA, Larry is a Chartered Global Management Accountant. The CGMA designation demonstrates management accounting expertise, determination and commitment to achieving sustainable business success. The issuing body is a joint venture owned by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the designation requires a combination of exams, experience and other membership requirements.
Larry is licensed by the New York Department of Financial Services as an agent for Life, Accident and Health Insurance. He integrates this license as part of advising clients on retirement planning strategies particularly focusing on planning for long-term care.
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Suite 145, Jericho, NY 11753