Our Firm

We combine the experience of a large firm with the personal attention that only a small firm can provide. Our clients come back to us year after year because they know they are in good hands. We work to develop long-term relationships; whether your needs are simple or complex, we can help.

Robert W. Murphy, CPA, MBA

631 Montauk Highway, Suite 7
West Islip, New York 11795
Office: (631) 526-9295
Fax: (631) 693-5433
Cell: (516) 375-2157
E-Mail: bmcpa@optonline.net
 

Certified Public Accountant with over 30 years of experience serving clients. Excellent reputation as a reliable, innovative, and results oriented professional. Responsibilities include planning and supervising audits, reviews, and compilations; preparation and review of financial statements and management letters; systems documentation and evaluation of internal controls; preparation of corporate and individual tax returns; tax planning; trust administration: and representing clients with lenders.

EXPERIENCE

ROBERT W. MURPHY, CPA, PC 1997 - Present

  • Professional services accounting firm with a concentration in tax compliance and consulting services provided to not for profit organizations, employee benefit plans, closely held corporations, trusts and individuals.

WEI, WEI & COMPANY, LLP CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS 2014 - Present

  • Engagement partner providing services to US Public companies with operations in China.

FULLER LOWENBERG & COMPANY, CPAs, PC 2016 - Present

  • Professional services accounting firm with a concentration in audits, reviews, compilations, tax compliance and consulting services provided to not for profit organizations, employee benefit plans, closely held corporations, trusts and individuals.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE 1997 – 1999

  • Teaching assignments for State Societies of CPA’s throughout the country in the areas of audits of employee benefit plans, audits of not for profit organizations, and current developments in audit and accounting issues.

KILGANNON, FUREY, DUFEK & COMPANY, CPA’S 1995 – 1997

  • Developed referral sources and prospective clients through community service and networking.
  • Recruited and trained new and existing staff on the job and taught audit topics for in-house continuing education programs.
  • Scheduled and planned new and existing engagements by establishing budgets and monitoring progress in order to bring assignments in under budget.
  • Quality review of work papers and financial statements.
  • Preparation of corporate, not for profit, and individual tax returns.
  • Strong background in not for profit and employee benefit plan audits.

ROBBINS, GREENE, HOROWITZ, LESTER & CO., LLP 1991 – 1995

  • Planned and managed fieldwork for the firm’s largest public and privately held audit.
  • Specialty in audits of employee benefit plans.
  • Worked with other auditing firms in joint venture assignments.

MARSH & MCLENNAN COMPANIES 1987 – 1991

  • Developed internal audit function of mutual fund subsidiary, Putnam.
  • Assignments included review of FOCUS reports, regulatory compliance, trading, accounting, and responding to SEC concerns.
  • Supervised treasury audits of all subsidiaries.
  • Audited insurance brokerage, reinsurance brokerage, and consulting operations.
  • Heavy domestic and international travel.

MCGLADREY & PULLEN, CPA’S 1984 – 1987

  • Audited public and privately held clients.
  • Industries audited include not for profit, mutual funds, manufacturing operations, and wholesalers.
  • Extensive travel and overtime required in order to meet deadlines.

PUTTERMAN, RUSH & SHAPIRO, CPA’S 1981 – 1984

  • Audit, review and compilation of financial statements prepared for medium size companies.
  • Industries audited include nursing homes and retail chains.
  • Strong relationship with firm partners and clients.

EDUCATION

  • HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
    Masters of Business Administration – Finance
  • SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY
    Bachelor of Science – Public Accounting

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • AICPA
  • NYSSCPA’s
  • United Way of Long Island – Allocations Committee
  • Oyster Bay Railroad Museum – Treasurer
  • Internal Revenue Service Practitioner’s Liaison Committee

REFERENCES

  • Liren Wei, Managing Partner
    Wei, Wei & Company, LLP, 718-445-6308
  • Mitchell J. Mertz, CPA, CGMA
    Schwartz & Company LLP, Certified Public Accountants, Phone: 516-409-5000
  • Matthew D. Dapolito, CPA
    NonProfit Fiscal Management LLC, Phone: 212-896-3946
  • Marc Wenger, Attorney At Law
    Jackson Lewis LLP, Phone: 631-247-0404
  • John Specce, President
    Oyster Bay Railroad Museum, Phone: 516-922-1060
  • Ed Balady, President
    Balady International Trade Organization, Phone: 516-596-9351

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