Michael Petrecca, CPA

Michael Petrecca is Partner in the Tax Services Group at Wiss & Company's Flemington office. He is actively involved in representing clients before taxing authorities in examinations, whether in office audits, field audits or appeals. Michael also prepares tax returns for individuals and businesses and specializes in the preparation of returns for clients with multistate tax reporting. He has also helped clients with complex tax planning prior to the consummation of a transaction with the goal to maximize the economic effect of tax structure.

Michael also assists clients in the sales, mergers or acquisitions of their business to optimize the tax structure of the transaction. In addition to Michael's concentration in taxes, he is also responsible for financial reporting for various business entities.

Education

BS – Commerce (Accounting) from Rider University

MS – Taxation from Seton Hall University

Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants

New York Society of Certified Public Accountants

Beyond Wiss

When not in the office, Mike enjoys spending time with his family.

Michael Petrecca

A 30-second interview with...

What is the one thing you can't live without?

A sense of purpose.

What is the best professional advice someone ever gave you and you still live by?

Treat each client as if you were working for yourself, give it the same services

How did you get your foot in the door?

Accounting seemed like a good profession to get into with a lot of opportunity.