New York State Society of CPAs Names Garden City President

The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants installed John J. Kearney, CPA of Garden City as its 2004-2005 President at the Society's 107th Annual Election Meeting and Dinner at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel.

Kearney, a shareholder of Jaeckle Kearney & Lepselter in Garden City, joined the Society in 1989. He has served as President-Elect, Vice President and a member of the Society's Board of Directors and Executive Committee. He has also been President, President-Elect, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer of the Society's Nassau Chapter and a member of the Nassau Chapter's Executive Board. He has chaired the Society's Tax Division Oversight and Individual Tax committees and the Alternative Tax Systems Task Force. He has also been a member of the Finance, Tax Division Oversight, Closely Held and S-Corporations, Taxation of Individuals, Firm Coordinators, Professional Liability Insurance and Legislation committees.

Kearney, formerly a shareholder-owner of Israeloff Trattner & Company CPAs, P.C, is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and its Tax Division.

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