Joseph Modifica, CPA, CFE


Joseph Modifica, CPA, CFE graduated from Hofstra University in 1997 with a B.B.A. in accounting. Joe joined the firm in August 2020 as the manager. Prior to joining the firm, he worked at several small CPA firms in New York working his way up that position. He has over 20 years diverse experience in accounting, auditing and taxation.

Areas of Expertise:
Audited, reviewed, and compiled financial statements.
Individual, business, trusts, and estates tax return preparation.
Fraud and Forensic Investigation, and expert witness litigation support.
Industries served: broker dealers, real estate, not for profit, health care, ERISA pensions and welfare funds, labor unions, churches and ministries, Professional Employers Organizations (PEO), professional services, mortgage bankers, credit counseling and debt settlement.

Hofstra University – B.B.A. Accounting, December 1997
Nassau Community College – A.S. in Accounting, December 1995

Licenses and Certifications:
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in New York State, September 2001
Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), August 2018
QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor

Professional Affiliations:
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
Hofstra University Alumni Association