Office: Cranford, New Jersey
"Every client deserves our dedication and loyalty. We focus our resources on building long-term relationships and providing advice to individuals and business owners at all stages of life. By blending a personal touch with technical expertise, we guide each client through the complexity of estate planning and administration but yet understand the sensitive, personal and emotional implications of the process. We strive to exceed our clients' expectations."
Mary Parente is a Trust and Estate Tax Partner of the firm. She has over 20 years of specialized experience providing tax compliance and planning services for trusts, estates and high net worth individuals. Mary is experienced in the areas of estate planning and its surrounding disciplines including advanced fiduciary income tax compliance, trust and estate accountings, and estate administration.
Blending her personal touch with technical expertise, Mary has an eye for detail and understanding client needs in the areas of estate planning and its surrounding disciplines. Beyond her role at the firm, Mary has been recognized as NJSCPAs Women of Note 2013 and won a Five Star Accounting and Estate Planning Professional CPA Award 2014. She is also a member of various accredited organizations in New Jersey. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from St. Peter’s College and her Master of Science in Taxation from Seton Hall University.
Professional Affiliations & Civic Involvement
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Tax Division and Personal Financial Planning Division
- New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
- Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey member
- Essex County Estate Planning Council Member
- Certified Public Accountant in the State of New Jersey
- Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)