Dermody, Burke & Brown Hires Two New Associates

Dermody, Burke & Brown, CPAs, LLC recently hired Christopher Daniel and Jack Harmatuk.

Dermody, Burke & Brown Accountants GO RED FOR WOMEN

Employees of Dermody, Burke & Brown dressed in red and enjoyed heart-healthy snacks on February 6, 2015 in honor of National Wear Red Day.  Along with the GO RED FOR WOMEN celebration, Franklin Fry, Executive Director of the American Heart Association, presented Dermody, Burke & Brown with a plaque for the Firm’s recent recognition as a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite.  This is the second year the Firm received Platinum-Level recognition for its wellness initiatives.

Accountants take the Polar Plunge at the B'ville Big Chill

Employees of Dermody, Burke & Brown took the icy plunge into the Seneca River as TEAM DB&B ICE BREAKERS for the Baldwinsville Big Chill on Saturday, January 31. This is the third year Dermody, Burke & Brown has participated in the Polar Bear Plunge and the team raised over $1,000 in donations to benefit the Greater Baldwinsville Chamber of Commerce and the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central New York.

View photos from the event on our Facebook page.  

Kane, Bowles & Moore Joins Dermody, Burke & Brown

Effective January 1, 2015, Kane, Bowles & Moore, P.C., a Liverpool-based accounting and consulting firm, will merge with Dermody, Burke & Brown, CPAs, LLC, one of the largest locally owned and independent CPA firms in Central New York, and will operate under the Dermody, Burke & Brown name.


"We are very excited about this merger as it brings together two excellent firms in Upstate New York."


Staff of Dermody, Burke & Brown can expect:


100% of initial Costs associated with your CPA Exam will be covered by the Firm, including registration, exam fees and review materials, such as the Becker Review Course.

Excellent Paid Time Off as well as Nine Paid Holidays.

Competitive Starting Salary with the Central New York Market.

Health Insurance partially subsidized by the Firm.

Health Savings Account Benefits.

CPA Client Bulletin - January 2018

CPA Client Tax Letter - January/February/March 2018

Michael Kompf, CPA

Michael Kompf, CPA joined the Firm in January 2015 after Kane, Bowles & Moore, a Liverpool-based accounting and consulting Firm, merged with Dermody, Burke & Brown.  Michael has over 30 years of experience in both industry and public accounting.  As a Tax Senior Manager, Michael is involved in all levels of taxation, including individual, corporate, and partnership tax. He is also certified as a QuickBooks ProAdvisor and assists clients with implementation and use.  

How to Handle Start-Up Costs

(Dec, 2017)

The beginnings of a new business are a daunting, yet promising, time.  With the multitude of issues associated the first thought in a new business owner’s mind is never accounting or taxes, unless they are the proud founder of a new CPA firm.  One of the many tax related issues that universally presents itself is the concept of “start-up costs.”

Beyond the Numbers: Uyen Nguyen

(Dec, 2017)

Uyen Nguyen, CPA recently joined the Firm as a Manager in the Auditing & Accounting department.