About the Managing DirectorMariya Luqmani, the Managing Director of the firm is a CPA with 14+ years of experience in accounting, tax planning and tax preparation. Her focus is corporate and individual tax returns, including international taxation. She has experience with corporate returns ranging from small businesses to consolidated corporate returns with multi-state filings. She has extensive experience in real estate, retail and construction industry. She has assisted her clients with tax planning with respect to international real estate holdings.
She has helped her clients in real estate to structure their transactions so as to get them the most of tax benefits. Her clients in construction, engineering and architectural industry rely on her to get them the most out of the available depreciation deductions, 1031 exchanges, tax accounting for long-term contracts, inventory reporting and other matters specific to those industries.
Another area of her expertise is international taxation. She has assisted her clients who have assets, including real estate and rental real estate in foreign countries to plan and prepare all the required US tax filings. This includes FBAR, form 8930 asset reporting, form 2555. She has also assisted foreign corporations information of US subsidiaries so that they can have a presence in the US and can transact their international business smoothly.
She is a CPA licensed in New York State. She is also a Chartered Accountant from India and has her master’s degree in taxation from the Long Island University - C.W. Post School of Professional Accountancy. She received the faculty award for academic excellence for outstanding performance in taxation from School of Professional Accountancy. She has given out various seminars to tax professionals and to other organizations on recent tax developments and corporate taxes. She has also acted as secretary of the East Islip Chamber of Commerce in 2017 and is presently on its Board of Directors.
She is an active member of the following highly rated professional organizations
American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants
The New York State Society Of CPA's
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
When she is not working you will see her on her cruiser bike in the East Islip neighborhood or spending time with her 2 sons aged 2 & 8. She loves nature and wants to go around the world to discover the diverse flora and fauna and see wildlife in their natural habitat.