Focus on what counts

Bob Gilbert, CPA, MSA

Director

rgilbert@citrincooperman.com
Education

Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Johnson and Wales University (2009)

Masters of Science in Accounting, Fairleigh Dickinson University (2010)

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of New Jersey

“There should always be a financial goal in mind. Whether it be paying for a child’s college, doubling profits, or retiring early, the resources at Citrin Cooperman can direct you to attain that goal.”

Bob Gilbert is a director in Citrin Cooperman’s New Jersey office. His industry expertise allows him to recognize certain concepts and ideas through the stages of implementation and monetization.

Experience

Bob’s industry experience includes franchising, restaurants, fitness centers, hair salons, and various other retail and manufacturing enterprises. He is an integral member of the firm’s franchising and restaurant committees and has managed some of the larger and more complex tax and audit engagements pertaining to those industries. He works with clients on a variety of services including federal state and local tax planning, profit analysis, systems streamlining and implementation, and cash flow projections.

Bob was an accounting professional at Rose Dratch & Gilbert, which joined Citrin Cooperman in 2010.

Education & Licenses
Education

Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Johnson and Wales University (2009)

Masters of Science in Accounting, Fairleigh Dickinson University (2010)

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of New Jersey

Honors & Awards

New Jersey Society of CPAs “30 Under 30” (2015)

Presentations & Publications

Bob has documented white papers and performed webinars in regards to current tax issues in the franchising and restaurant industries.

Affiliations

Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Member, New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA)

Member, International Franchise Association (IFA)

Member, New York City Hospitality Alliance (NYCHA)

Member, International Franchise Professionals Group (IFPG)

Member, Garden State Franchise Association (GSFA)

Community Involvement

Bob spends his time volunteering for different organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, Community Food Bank of New Jersey, and Mt Pleasant Animal Shelter.

Outside The Office

Bob plays on the firm’s softball team, and enjoys golfing, grilling in the backyard, and hanging out with family and friends.

“There should always be a financial goal in mind. Whether it be paying for a child’s college, doubling profits, or retiring early, the resources at Citrin Cooperman can direct you to attain that goal.”