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About Us

About Our Firm

For over 35 years, Glass & Glass CPA PC (formerly Glass & Blum, PC, CPAs) has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to individuals and businesses. Our wide range of expertise includes basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial planning. 

Glass & Glass, PC, CPAs is one of the leading firms in the tri-state area. By combining our expertise, experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, hiring of seasoned tax professionals, and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Glass & Glass is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of New York's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around Garden City. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Glass & Glass CPA PC receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Richard Glass, CPA

 

Richard Glass is a managing partner of Glass & Glass CPA PC. He earned a BBA from Bernard Baruch College of the City University of NY in 1969 and the Certified Public Accountant designation in 1971. Prior to forming Glass & Blum in 1982, Rick served as a regional controller for a large multi state public company from 1972-1982. Following active military duty, Rick worked at a big 8 accounting firm.

 

Rick is also Chief Operating Officer and President of H/L Concepts, a company that manages and sells Health and Life Insurance.

He lectures at NYU as well as to professional organizations on retirement distribution planning and various individual tax topics.

Rick is licensed as a CPA, a stockbroker with a Series 7 and related state licenses, life and health insurance agent in NY, NJ and FL.

He actively manages several companies and sits on the board of directors of several non public companies. He is also a member of the NYS Society of CPAs, the National Conference of CPA Practitioners and the AICPA.

 

Evan Glass, CPA

 

Evan Glass is a CPA at Glass & Glass CPA PC. Evan focuses his practice in the areas of accounting services, tax preparation and IRS representation. He provides tax planning, accounting and business planning services to closely held businesses and their owners as well as high net worth individuals.

 

Evan manages due diligence engagements, securing financing, corporate structure and planning and implementing business and tax strategies. He also handles various income, sales and residency audits. Evan enjoys helping clients find the balance and discipline to succeed in their financial lives. He routinely helps companies identify the information necessary to increase profitability while minimizing taxes.

Prior to joining Glass & Glass, Evan worked for the Cowan Financial Group in New York City as a licensed Life and Health insurance broker. Earlier in his career, Evan was a series 7 licensed equity trader on Wall Street. He leans on his extensive knowledge and experience in the markets to advise clients on how to invest in all market environments.

Evan earned a BS from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and a Masters in Accountancy from Bernard Baruch College.

In 2009, he earned the Certified Public Accountant designation.

 

SHARON HAIRSTON, CPA

 

Sharon Hairston is a CPA at Glass & Glass and she works extensively with sole proprietors, corporate, coop, and condo clients providing attestation services, tax planning, tax preparation and accounting services. Sharon also represents clients before the taxing authorities and she serves our clients with passion and professionalism.

 

As an integral part of the Glass & Glass team Sharon uses her knowledge gained from working in various industries provides a wealth of knowledge that is beneficial to our clients who operate in a wide range of the business sector.

Sharon earned her BBA from Bernard Baruch College from the city University of New York in 1998

 

 

 

Glass & Glass CPA PC

 

 

 

  • Garden City Office
  • 585 Stewart Avenue
  • Suite 409
  • Garden City, NY 11530

 

  • New York Office
  • 50 West 34th Street
  • New York, NY 10001
  • Glass & Glass CPA PC
  • 585 Stewart Avenue
  • Suite 409
  • Garden City, NY 11530
  • Telephone: (516) 745-0088
  • Fax: (516) 745-1592