Meet Our Staff

For almost forty years, Ed Murphy & Company has been committed to providing you with the best level of service. Experienced enough to offer a full range of professional services but small enough to give you the individual attention you deserve, Ed Murphy & Company is your trusted partner in success.

Results

We work with you on a personal level to determine the best solutions for your unique needs, then leverage our seasoned expertise to achieve the best possible results.

Relationships

We make things personal at Ed Murphy & Company. That has been and always will be the foundation of our firm. We strive to provide the highest level of personalized client services and build successful relationships with our clients.

Relief

Rest assured that when a need arises, our firm is ready and capable to handle everything for you so you can focus on what matters most to you.

Staff Profiles

EDWIN J. MURPHY, EA

Ed is the President and Founder of Ed Murphy & Company. He started this business in 1982, working in a one room office in the Sound Beach Square in Sound Beach, NY. Since that time, Ed has focused on providing expert accounting, tax and business consulting services to hundreds of individuals and small businesses. Ed remains on the cutting edge by staying up to date on developments in the tax code and within the profession.

In addition to providing almost 40 years of expertise, Ed prides himself on delivering affordable services in a timely manner with a personal touch. That’s why most of his new clients are referred by existing clients.

Ed is the Director of Complex Individual and Corporate Taxes and handles Estate Planning and Retirement matters. Ed received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from NYU in 1981. Ed is also an Enrolled Agent (EA) and holds a license to practice before the Internal Revenue Service. He is a member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA), National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) and National Society of Tax Professionals (NSTP). In 2014, Ed completed his Fellowship with the National Tax Practice Institute (NTPI), which is a vigorous three-year program of contemporary representation practice issues and ethical considerations of representation practice. This includes all representation matters relating to clients’ rights, privileges and liabilities administered by the IRS.

 

JACQUELINE MANZANARES
TAX MANAGER

Jackie joined Ed Murphy & Co this year, bringing her expertise in tax and advisory services to our firm. Her goal is to help our clients navigate the terrain of tax management and business growth while building lasting relationships with Ed Murphy & Company utilizing her years of experience in the accounting profession.

ALLEN P. HUBER, EA
SENIOR TAX PREPARER


Allen has been with Ed Murphy & Company since 2012. He specializes in Individual and Corporate Taxes, as well as Not-For-Profit Organizations and Tax Audits, and provides critical expertise in tax resolution matters and employee benefits. Allen is essential to keeping Ed Murphy & Company up to date on technological advancements within the industry.

Allen graduated Magna Cum Laude from Stony Brook University. He has since become an Enrolled Agent (EA), which is a license to practice before the Internal Revenue Service. Allen is a member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA) and National Society of Tax Professionals (NSTP). In 2015, Allen completed his Fellowship with the National Tax Practice Institute (NTPI), which is a vigorous three-year program focusing on representing taxpayers before the IRS.

 

CARTER CARRIERI, EA
Accountant, Notary Public

Carter has been with Ed Murphy & Company since 2020 joining us full time in June 2022 after obtaining his Bachelor’s and M.S. in Accounting from Binghamton University. He is an Enrolled Agent and currently taking his exams to become a Certified Public Accountant.

JEANANN HAUF
Client Relations Specialist

 

SUSAN MASTERSON
Accounting and Billing