People

Thomas F. Roche III

Partner

Thomas F. Roche III

My goal in client relationships is removing the intimidation that taxes cause for many through education. I deliver a personal touch, loyalty and continuity, which has benefited many of my clients for over thirty five years.

Thomas F. Roche is a partner of the firm and has more than 35 years providing business consulting and advisory services, individual, partnership and corporate taxation and estate and trust planning.

Tom is a past President of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, a 16,000 member organization. He is also a regular speaker for the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, having lectured on a variety of topics, such as tax and management of accounting practices.

Beyond his role at the firm, Tom is also an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, currently serving a three year term on the AICPA council and is involved in various accredited industry organizations.

Professional Affiliations & Civic Involvement

  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, currently serving a 3 year term on the AICPA council
  • Past President of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Former Vice President of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Past President of the Union County Chapter of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member of the speakers’ bureau of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, having lectured on various tax and management of accounting practice topics
  • Past President of the Union Township Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of the Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey
  • Former member of the Board of Directors of the Westfield Senior Housing Authorities
  • Treasurer of the Westfield Police Athletic League
  • Active coach in Westfield youth sports including soccer, baseball (in-town & traveling), basketball and P.A.L. football
  • Member of the Union County 200 Club
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Stephen F. Mannuzza Foundation, Inc.

Accreditations

  • Certified Public Accountant
    • New Jersey
    • New York
    • Florida
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)

Education