Michael Napolitano, CPA
Michael Napolitano is a partner with over 20 years of experience providing counsel and services in areas of profit enhancement, budgeting, planning, and compensation restructuring to help clients operate more efficiently. Along with a specialized focus in the construction and staffing sectors, he serves clients in a range of industries, including healthcare, staffing, and various professional services.
Michael provides a balance of deep industry knowledge and insight, extending his services beyond financial statements and tax returns to help clients understand the impact of their decisions, as well as plan for their future success.
As an expert in valuation and forensic services, Michael provides fraud and forensic accounting counsel in the areas of business partner disputes, marital dispute resolutions, damage calculations, uncovering hidden revenue, and litigation support. Clients benefit from his extensive experience and knowledge, as well as his strategic approach, which combines identifying clear, concise objectives with efficient follow-through.
Prior to joining Citrin Cooperman, Michael was a partner at a small New Jersey-based accounting firm.
Presentations and Publications
Michael frequently speaks and writes on issues related to the construction and staffing industries. He has presented at annual industry conferences held by the New Jersey Staffing Association.
Michael is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA).
Education & Licenses
Michael earned his B.S. in Accounting from Rutgers University in New Jersey. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New Jersey.
Feb 22, 2016
Partner Michael Napolitano is featured in a NJBIZ article titled "Sounding boards: For Accountants, playing the role of psychologist to clients is a key part of the job" more
May 29, 2015
Partner Michael Napolitano is featured in the June issue of COMMERCE Magazine on how technology is changing the face of business. more
Mar 02, 2015
Partner Michael Napolitano talks about overcoming the accountant “bean-counter” image and the range of niches up-and-coming accountants can get into at Citrin Cooperman in this NJBiz article. more
May 20, 2014
Michael Napolitano is speaking on a panel entitled, "Crush the Competition" more