Abe Schlisselfeld, CPA, EA

Co-Partner-in-Charge, Real Estate Group

Abe Schlisselfeld
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New York City
685 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 212.201.3159
Fax: 212.201.3160


Abe Schlisselfeld, CPA, EA, is the Co-Partner-in-Charge of the Real Estate Group at Marks Paneth LLP. With more than 20 years of experience in public accounting, Mr. Schlisselfeld’s concentration lies in the real estate industry, where he advises commercial and residential real estate owners, real estate management firms and REITs (real estate investment trusts) on all facets of accounting and taxation. He is a member of the Executive Committee of Marks Paneth, which sets policy and strategy for the firm. 

Mr. Schlisselfeld can frequently be found speaking at industry events such as IMN conferences and AREAA seminars. In addition to his deep expertise and understanding of the latest trends and issues in real estate, he has extensive knowledge of multistate taxation, tax planning for high-net-worth individuals and business-entity structuring.

After beginning his career at a small local accounting firm, Mr. Schlisselfeld joined Marks Shron & Company, a predecessor of today's firm, in 1996.  Steadily growing his business and presence in the firm, he now leads of one of the oldest and largest practice groups at Marks Paneth.


Touro College, New York, NY
Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a Concentration in Accounting

Professional Memberships

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
          Member, Partnerships and LLCs
National Association of Enrolled Agents
National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

Practice Areas

Real Estate
Real Estate Investment Trusts
Corporate and Partnership Taxation
Multistate Taxation
High-Net-Worth Individuals
Business-Entity Structuring

Licensed In

New York
National, Enrolled agent licensed to practice before the IRS

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