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Joseph Turkewitz, CPA

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Joseph Turkewitz is an audit partner with over 10 years of public accounting experience.  Joseph has extensive expertise auditing and serving public and privately owned companies that range from large multi-national corporations to small entrepreneurial companies in a wide variety of industries, including manufacturing, defense and aerospace, construction contractors, restaurant and franchise operations, retail markets, distribution and courier services. 
 
Joseph has significant experience working with SEC accelerated filers inclusive of SOX compliance and their public filings (Form 10-K, Form 10-Q, IPOs, and other registration statements).
 
Joseph is responsible for managing the coordination and delivery of all audit services which includes the simultaneous management of multiple engagements and engagement teams, other U.S. offices, audit support personnel (IT, tax, valuation, etc.) and international offices.
 
Joseph is a partner in the firm’s Quality Control department where he conducts technical reviews and plays an integral role in developing internal firm standards to ensure engagements are conducted with the highest standards of quality and are in compliance with U.S. GAAP and U.S. GAAS standards.
 
Prior to joining Citrin Cooperman, Joseph was an audit senior manager at a global accounting firm where, in addition to his audit engagement responsibilities, he assisted the national office in several roles including the internal control over financial reporting resource center; engagement quality control reviews; reviewing consultations on complex accounting matters; and development and delivering of regional and national training programs. Additionally, he served on an audit methodology subcommittee, which assisted in the development of firm policies on significant matters such as auditing revenue recognition, group audits, accounting estimates, materiality and sampling.
 
Affiliations
Joseph is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
 
Education & Licenses
Joseph earned his B.B.A. in Accounting from Hofstra University.  He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.

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