Galina Portnoy, CPA


Galina Portnoy
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New York City
685 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 212.201.3252
Fax: 212.201.3253


Galina Portnoy, CPA, is a Director in the Private Client Services Group at Marks Paneth LLP.  For more than 20 years, Ms. Portnoy has provided tax, accounting and consulting services to high-net-worth individuals, family partnerships and their related entities. She has advised on a broad range of complex issues, including strategic income tax planning and execution, gifts and estates, philanthropy, matrimonial accounting, business management and planning, real estate and other transactions, multi-state taxation and financial planning. 

Ms. Portnoy has extensive experience advising artists, art dealers and art investors, as well as educators and researchers.  In addition, her clients include hedge fund managers, investment advisors, real estate investors and providers of legal, financial and real estate-related services. She also oversees engagements that provide concierge services to high-net-worth individuals and their related entities.

Ms. Portnoy has represented clients before the Internal Revenue Service, as well as the State and City of New York, including on income tax, residency and UBT issues.

Before joining Marks Paneth LLP in 2016, Ms. Portnoy was a CPA at another accounting firm and, prior to that, worked in a variety of private and publicly traded organizations in a tax and accounting capacity. She is based in the firm’s New York City headquarters.


Baruch College
Bachelor of Business Administration

Professional Memberships

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants

Practice Areas

Tax Planning
Trusts and Estates
Business Management and Planning
Real Estate

Licensed In

New York

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