Focus on what counts
Education

Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, Cum Laude, Manhattan College’s School of Business

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York

Accredited as Certified in Financial Forensics

"Success is not only measured by resolution, but by developing and maintaining long-term client relationships. I take great pride in working to resolve their matters, but what I find most rewarding are the lasting professional relationships I’ve created and developed over the years."

With over 25 years of experience, Craig Cafaro is a partner focused on tax planning and compliance for high net worth individuals, entities and trusts in a wide variety of industries including family office, real estate, and franchise. In addition, Craig specializes in providing litigation support and forensic accounting services to clients in the areas of tax controversies and criminal and civil investigations.

Experience

Craig has extensive experience advising clients in connection with the IRS Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program, as well as various state programs. He also successfully represents clients before the Internal Revenue Service and various state taxing authorities regarding tax examinations, penalty abatements, the Offer in Compromise program, and other tax complexities. He is a member of the firm’s Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative Committee and Tax Quality Control Committee.

Prior to joining Citrin Cooperman, Craig was a partner at Leon M. Reimer & Co., P.C., and also served as an internal auditor in the banking and insurance industries.

Education & Licenses
Education

Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, Cum Laude, Manhattan College’s School of Business

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York

Accredited as Certified in Financial Forensics

Presentations & Publications

Craig contributes to Citrin Cooperman’s tax newsletter.

Affiliations

Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

  • Section Member – Forensic and Valuation Services

Member, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants

Outside The Office

Craig is married with two boys, and enjoys sports including playing golf and coaching his sons’ soccer and baseball teams.

"Success is not only measured by resolution, but by developing and maintaining long-term client relationships. I take great pride in working to resolve their matters, but what I find most rewarding are the lasting professional relationships I’ve created and developed over the years."