Portas, Minto, Southerland join WS+B

Withum, Smith+Brown (WS+B), Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, announces the addition of Raymond A. Portas III, CPA, as manager in the tax department, Jenny Minto as senior tax associate, and Sean Southerland as staff accountant. All are based in the firm’s Morristown office.

Portas graduated from Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ, with a BS degree in accounting and an MS degree in taxation. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA), of which he is secretary of the Morris Sussex chapter. Portas resides in Chatham, NJ.

Minto graduated from Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ, where she earned an ABA paralegal certification. She specializes in trust and estate planning/administration/taxation & fiduciary litigation. Minto resides in Chester, NJ.

Southerland graduated from Long Island University, Brookville, NY, with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He resides in Teaneck, NJ.

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