Thomas H. Engelhardt, CPA, PFS, CMAPartner
685 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Thomas H. Engelhardt, CPA, PFS, CMA, brings more than 25 years of experience in public accounting to his position as a Partner at Marks Paneth LLP. In addition to his Certified Public Accountant license, he is also a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and a Personal Financial Specialist (PFS). While he serves closely held businesses in a broad range of industries, Mr. Engelhardt specializes in contractors, construction-related industries, manufacturing, and professional services, including law, graphic design, engineering, architecture and interior design and creative services.
In addition to full accounting services, Mr. Engelhardt also provides consulting services to his clients, offering guidance on issues such as the buying and selling of businesses, mergers and acquisitions, insurance matters, shareholder's agreements, and employment contracts. Notably, he has contributed to the development of sales tax laws for the graphic design industry.
Mr. Engelhardt is a 2010 recipient of the New York Enterprise Report's "Best Accountants for Growing Businesses" award. He was recognized for his consulting and advisory work with a leading New York City branding agency, which he helped remain financially viable during the economic crisis.
Mr. Engelhardt has been with Marks Paneth and its predecessor firms for more than 20 years. A frequent author and lecturer, he regularly gives presentations to financial institutions, covering topics such as the alternative tax and year-end tax planning techniques. He has taught accounting and tax courses for the New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies and has authored an article, “A Guide to Selecting the Best Contractor,” which was published in The Real Estate Journal. In addition to his professional activities, Mr. Engelhardt donates his time to the Auburndale Civic Association and the Hicksville Baseball Association.
Queens College, City University of New York
Bachelor of Arts
Major: Accounting and Economics
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Financial Planning Division
- New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
- American Institute of Graphic Arts
- Institute of Management Accountants
- Subcontractors Trade Association
- Rainmakers Forum
Volunteer, Auburndale Civic Association
Volunteer, Hicksville Baseball Association
Professional Services Construction-related industries Contractors Manufacturing Creative Services