Philadelphia – The Shareholders of Drucker & Scaccetti (D&S), a strategic tax planning and consulting firm based in Center City, announced the promotion of four of its principals to Shareholder. Effective January 1, 2020, joining the Shareholders are Chris Catarino, CPA, MT; Rachel Kieser, CPA, MT; Dottie Leonardi; and Dan Marques, CPA, MT.
We are excited to invite the talent of Chris, Rachel, Dottie and Dan into the equity ownership of the firm. There are many reasons for excitement in addition to their outstanding skills. This group represents home-grown talent, lateral hires from other firms, and non-client interfacing talent. Having degrees from Moravian College and Villanova and Drexel Universities, each brings experience and training necessary for our future growth.
Born in New Jersey, Mr. Catarino came to the Philadelphia area to pursue his undergraduate studies at Villanova University, where he graduated cum laude with degrees in Finance and Accounting. He later earned a master’s in Taxation from Villanova University School of Law Graduate Tax Program. He is a member of the American and Pennsylvania Institutes of Certified Public Accountants, and the Nova Next Council for Real Estate and PIDC's Advisory Committee on Impact Development.
Ms. Kieser holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Moravian College, where she graduated magna cum laude, and a master’s in Taxation degree from the Villanova University School of Law School Graduate Tax Program. She is also a member of both the American and Pennsylvania Institutes of Certified Public Accountants and the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council.
Ms. Leonardi holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Drexel University, with concentrations in Finance and Marketing. She served on the board of ACE Mentor Program of Eastern Pennsylvania, which gives students from local high schools an exciting opportunity to learn more about potential careers in architecture, engineering and construction, and provides scholarships for college.
Mr. Marques holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration, with a concentration in Accounting & Finance, from Drexel University. He holds a master’s in Taxation from the Villanova Law School Graduate Tax Program, where he was awarded the Bartley Medallion in recognition of outstanding achievement in the discipline. He is an active member of the American and Pennsylvania Institutes of Certified Public Accountants and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants. He is licensed to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Dan is also an active member of the Estate and Financial Planning Council of Southern New Jersey.
Drucker & Scaccetti (D&S) is a Philadelphia-based tax strategy and consulting firm founded in 1990. D&S has nearly 100 employees providing tax, business and financial consulting services specifically tailored to their clients. Follow D&S at www.taxwarriors.com and on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram @taxwarriors.