Focus Editorial Committee

The Focus - Our Tax E-Newsletter

Beyond the Numbers: John Zopf

(Oct, 2019)

John Zopf, MBA recently joined Dermody, Burke & Brown as an Associate in the Syracuse office.John works in the Auditing and Accounting department at the firm. He received a Bachelor of Science...

It's Almost 2020, Already

Melissa Lanigan, CPA (Oct, 2019)

As we reach the end of the year, that means a few things: holiday shopping, holiday parties, indulging in our favorite meals, baked goods, and yes…tax planning.  Tax planning not only means...

Beyond the numbers: Best Places to Work 2019

(Sep, 2019)

For the seventh year in a row, Dermody, Burke & Brown was named one of Central New York’s Best places to work by the Business Journal News Network. In order to qualify for this achievement,...

It's Fall - A Time to Prepare!

James R. Moore, CPA (Sep, 2019)

The warm, sunny, and fun days of summer are over. Now we turn to the crisp cool days and changing leaves of fall. With fall, many of us have created checklists of items to prepare for the upcoming...

Curiosity Killed the Network

Chris Hannan (Sep, 2019)

We have all gotten the email that the $200 item you ordered is on its way and there is an attachment with the invoice. The problem is that you never ordered a $200 item. Your first reaction is to...

Beyond the numbers: Taylor Moore

(Aug, 2019)

Taylor Moore recently joined Dermody, Burke & Brown, CPAs, LLC as an Associate. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Le Moyne College and a Master of Business...