Laurence R. Bloom, CPA, CGMA
Larry is one of the founding members of the firm and has over 30 years of experience advising privately held companies, professional practices, investment partnerships and entrepreneurial people in all areas of taxation, accounting and auditing, business management and life style management.
He also brings extensive credentials to his clients. Larry graduated from American University, in Washington, D.C. with a Business Administration degree with concentrations in Accounting and Finance. He received his formal accounting training at a prestigious medium size accounting firm in New York City. After spending several years there, working in both the auditing and tax departments, he joined forces with Elliot J. Katz in 1991. In 1995, they formed Katz & Bloom, CPAs, LLC, which became Katz Bloom & Schon CPAs LLC in 2009, and then BloomSchon CPAs LLC upon Mr. Katz’s retirement.
Larry is very passionate about his work and enjoys being a value added integral part of his clients planning team. He has a hands- on approach to problem solving and enjoys counseling firm clients, helping them to achieve their business and personal goals.
In addition to being a CPA, Larry is a Chartered Global Management Accountant. The CGMA designation demonstrates management accounting expertise, determination and commitment to achieving sustainable business success. The issuing body is a joint venture owned by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the designation requires a combination of exams, experience and other membership requirements.
Larry is licensed by the New York Department of Financial Services as an agent for Life, Accident and Health Insurance. He integrates this license as part of advising clients on retirement planning strategies particularly focusing on planning for long-term care.
In his spare time Larry enjoys playing basketball, hiking, traveling and spending time with his family.
Contact Larry at firstname.lastname@example.org