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Gerard O'Beirne

, Partner

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Gerard O'Beirne
Partner
212.891.4056

SPECIALTIES

  • Tax Advisory Services
  • Corporate Tax
  • International Tax
  • Closely Held Businesses

CREDENTIALS / EDUCATION

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Herbert H. Lehman College: BS, Accounting
  • Baruch College of the City University of New York: MST

AFFILIATIONS

  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants: International Committee
  • American Friends of James Joyce: Co-Founder

Gerard O’Beirne is a Tax Partner with more than 20 years of experience. He focuses on corporate (federal, state and local) taxation and providing tax compliance, tax planning, tax advisory and various regulatory consulting services to the corporate sector, including representing corporations before regulatory bodies. His clients span public, private, multistate and multinational entities. Gerry’s practice has involved  serving clients with operations in Western Europe and Asia, including the United Kingdom, Spain, Greece, Russia, Australia, South Africa, Singapore and China.

Gerry’s expertise includes advising the CFOs of both inbound and outbound international businesses on tax compliance, tax planning and tax advisory issues. This includes tax services to foreign entities operating in the U.S., as well as U.S. corporations doing business overseas. He also works with expatriates on their financial management and tax issues, including pre-departure and subsequent return tax planning and compliance.

Gerry regularly speaks on international tax matters at conferences.

What words of wisdom or famous quote most influences you professionally?
Building relationships is the most important aspect of client service.

Where did you grow up?
NYC

Describe your college experience in one sentence.
Diverse

How do you enjoy spending your time outside the office?
Traveling and working out with my family.

What are you most passionate about with your work?
Client service

What piece of advice do you often give clients?
Do what is right for the business or the family as a whole.

What client issue do you have a knack for resolving?
Tax controversy

If you had to choose another occupation, what would it be?
Surgeon

What is the most played song on your iPod?
Won't Get Fooled Again by The Who

What is your favorite nonprofit to support?
Multiple Sclerosis Society, as it has affected many people that I know.

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