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Arnold (Arnie) J. Herrmann, CPA

Partner

aherrmann@citrincooperman.com
Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, State University of New York at Albany

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York

"I'm committed daily to identifying and capitalizing on financial opportunities for my clients, as well as identifying and resolving their financial challenges in order to provide the highest level of service."

Arnold Herrmann is a partner with three decades of experience in the areas of business management, wealth management, and tax compliance and reporting. As the co-leader of the firm’s Entertainment, Music & Sports Practice, he serves as an advisor to high-profile individuals whose professional and personal lives require a sophisticated level of attention.

Experience

Arnie is widely known for his expertise in resolving the financial and business complexities of high-profile individuals in entertainment, as well as maintaining and building their wealth. He often serves as the point person in his clients’ financial lives, from negotiating business transactions, to implementing estate and charitable giving plans, to spearheading numerous other tax and accounting strategies.

For four consecutive years, Arnie has been named among The Hollywood Reporter's “Top 25 Most Powerful Business Managers” list, and has  been included in Variety's “Business Managers Elite” list.

Prior to joining Citrin Cooperman, Arnie was a senior managing director at a financial consulting and business management firm.

Education & Licenses
Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, State University of New York at Albany

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York

Honors & Awards

The Hollywood Reporter’sTop 25 Most Powerful Business Managers’ (2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013)

Variety’s ‘Business Managers Elite’ (2017, 2016)

Affiliations

Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Member, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)

Former Secretary and Treasurer for the Board of Directors of the MusiCares Foundation Inc., an affiliated charity of The Recording Academy (GRAMMY), which provides critical assistance for music people in financial, medical, and personal emergencies

Community Involvement

Treasurer, Irving Penn Foundation

Treasurer, Lone Soldier Center in Memory of Michael Levin 

Trustee and Treasurer, Jenna’s Rainbow Foundation, which is dedicated to children and families battling brain and spinal cord tumors

"I'm committed daily to identifying and capitalizing on financial opportunities for my clients, as well as identifying and resolving their financial challenges in order to provide the highest level of service."