New York Tax and Accounting Firm Cohen & Schaeffer Joins EisnerAmper
January 03, 2018
Renowned Experts in International Tax and Accounting Management Services
EisnerAmper today announced that the shareholders and professional staff of certified public accounting firm Cohen & Schaeffer P.C. have joined EisnerAmper.
The shareholders of Cohen & Schaeffer, Arthur Cohen and Steve Schaeffer, together with a team of 15 professionals, became part of EisnerAmper effective December 16, 2017.
Christopher Loiacono, EisnerAmper Managing Partner of Services and leader of the Tax Group said, “Arthur and Steve, along with their entire group, have a well-deserved reputation for providing outstanding client service. We look forward to adding their strengths in advising on complex tax matters, especially in the growing area of international taxation, to EisnerAmper.”
Cohen & Schaeffer has a diversified clientele ranging from startups to large multi-national companies, partnerships, trusts, and not-for-profit and individual clients. Their expertise ranges from tax and accounting management services to estate and trust filings to advisory, including M&A and restructuring. Perhaps the firm’s deepest area of knowledge and experience is in international taxation, further enhancing the already comprehensive suite of services offered by the EisnerAmper Tax Group.
Arthur Cohen, CPA, who joins EisnerAmper as a partner, said, “We’ve always emphasized the ‘personal’ touch, giving our clients the individual attention they deserve. I know this is also the culture at EisnerAmper, which was the compelling reason behind our decision to join them.” Cohen has more than 30 years of accounting and tax experience, specializing in international tax, high-net-worth families, real estate and entertainment.
Steve Schaeffer, who also joins EisnerAmper as a partner, has more than 35 years of accounting and tax experience, specializing in corporate tax, reorganizations, acquisitions and dispositions. In commenting on the move, Steve said, “When our clients make business decisions, they count on us to be their trusted advisor. We listen to and understand their needs. Now, as part of EisnerAmper, we’ll be able to bring them an amazing array of new resources to help them meet their goals.”
In speaking about the addition of the professionals from Cohen & Schaeffer, Loiacono added: “Our strategy of striving to add the best people and finest resources to the firm is what drives us to seek people of the caliber of the team from Cohen & Schaeffer. We’re extraordinarily pleased to welcome their team into the EisnerAmper family.”