Robert M. Winton is a partner with over 20 years of experience as a tax, accounting, and business advisor. He has a specialized focus in guiding closely held businesses and their owners in the supermarket and food services sector. He also advises businesses in the manufacturing, distribution, real estate, franchising, and other various industries.
Prior to joining Citrin Cooperman, Robert served at a small NY-based firm.
In addition to general accounting, Robert works closely with clients in the areas of strategic and year-end tax planning. He is also highly skilled in financial statement and profitability analysis, and is involved in many aspects of his clients’ finances, including budgeting, cash flow, and debt analysis.
For his clients in the food services industry, Robert brings a wealth of knowledge to troubleshooting multi-department and multi-location operations to improve efficiency and productivity.
Presentations and Publications
Robert has been tapped to speak for various organizations, including the Westchester County Association, the Westchester County Bankers Association, and the Estate Planning Council of Putnam County, on topics such as the tax aspects of the Health Care Reform Act and year-end tax updates.
Robert is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), for which he is also a board member of its Westchester Chapter and previously served as Co-Chairman of its Young CPAs Committee. He also runs the chapter’s annual tax hotline.
Education & Licenses
Robert graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. in Political Science and Economics from the University of Rochester. He earned his M.S. in Taxation from Pace University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.