Our goal is to be the preeminent accounting, tax and advisory firm serving small businesses and high net worth individuals on Long Island and throughout the Greater NYC Area. We strive to achieve this by providing the highest quality service to our clients, provide innovative solutions to meet their challenges and by investing in the personal development of our team members.
Our values are standards that are defined by the decisions we make and how we communicate with team members as well as those outside the firm. Our integrity is based on our values and the sum of all our values represents our firm’s culture. We believe we will succeed because of this culture.
We strive to be honest, dependable, keep our promises, to act ethically in every aspect of our business, and to commit to the highest standards in the workplace. We make every effort to serve the community and place an emphasis on social responsibility.
Marino & Berner, CPA’s has been in business for 25 years. We have grown steadily throughout because our goal is to provide the highest level of personalized client service possible. Our accounting firm was established to provide efficient, expert solutions to individuals and businesses, and we do.
Our service is designed to meet your financial needs with expertise and resources at affordable rates.
Michael Hanley is a Kings Park resident and 2010 Kings Park Chamber of Commerce Person of the Year. He is the Managing Partner of Merl & Hanley, a CPA Firm located in Smithtown.
As a Certified Public Accountant and QuickBooks ProAdvisor, he focuses his practice on small business owners, self-employed individuals, real estate investors, Independent Contractors, and 1099 Recipients. His expertise includes helping start-up and home-based businesses select the best type of entity for their business model.
In addition to having three small business accounting books published (Choosing the Right Structure for Your Business, Effective Tax Planning for the MicroBusiness, and Why You Should Incorporate Your Real Estate Business), Michael’s expert tax advice has been featured in Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, LA Times, Chicago Tribune, Newsday, Long Island Business News, Accounting Crossing, Brandweek Magazine, Business House, Business Opportunities, Tax Auditor, USAA Magazine and many other publications nationwide.