Tom LaPlaca has joined Citrin Cooperman, the leading audit, tax, and advisory firm, as a partner in the firm’s Audit and Attest Practice, based in Philadelphia. Most recently, he served as an assurance partner of Moss Adams’ Orange County, California office. Tom brings deep experience in specialized industries, including real estate and hospitality.
“We are delighted to welcome Tom to our firm as we continue to grow and provide greater value to our clients,” said Patricia Cummings, Managing Partner, Industries at Citrin Cooperman. “He will play a key role in the delivery of the highest quality service to our clients. Tom will also be a great asset for our clients and the firm as we continue to be laser-focused on industry specialization.”
In addition to his industry knowledge, LaPlaca is well versed in complex revenue recognition and lease accounting readiness and provides a broad range of advisory services including SEC reporting and technical accounting, mergers and acquisitions, financial management, process improvements, and business structuring.
“Citrin Cooperman has a strong reputation for its industry-leading practices and focus on client service,” said LaPlaca. “This is a fantastic opportunity for me to join an innovative, forward-thinking group with dedicated industry resources.”
Prior to joining Citrin Cooperman, LaPlaca was a partner at accounting firms Moss Adams and EY, and a SVP and chief accounting officer of a publicly-traded gaming and entertainment conglomerate with significant real estate holdings.
About Citrin Cooperman: Citrin Cooperman is among the largest, full-service assurance, tax, and business advisory firms in the United States, having steadily built its business serving a diverse and loyal clientele since 1979. Our daily mission is to help our clients “focus on what counts.” Rooted in our core values, we provide a comprehensive, integrated business approach to traditional services, which includes proactive insights throughout the lifecycle of our clients wherever they do business, across the globe. Citrin Cooperman is an independent firm associated with Moore Global Network Limited. citrincooperman.com