He has been the sole shareholder of the Firm since 2005. Prior to that Howard was the audit and tax manager for Masini and Company, P.C. He has an extensive audit, tax and forensic accounting background and a local reputation for preparing nonprofit and governmental financial statements. Prior to this Howard was an auditor with Cohn Reznick, LLP (formerly J.H. Cohn and Company, LLP) located in Roseland, New Jersey. Cohn Reznick, LLP is one of the ten largest public accounting firms in the United States.
He has conducted over 1,000 audit, review and compilation engagements for commercial, nonprofit, and governmental entities. Engagements have included entities with revenues less than $10,000 and with revenues in excess of $100 million dollars. He has made presentations to board of directors with as few as five members and as many as twenty five board members.
In addition to comprehensive audit and tax background Howard has an extensive background performing investigative audits and has performed engagements specifically designed to detect fraud, including Agreed Upon Procedures engagements. Several of these engagements have resulted in the finding of fraud.