Remaining profitable through economic shifts is easier with the help of a Baltimore, MD CPA firm that’s experienced in transportation accounting. At Graber & Associates we truly understand how businesses in your industry operate and can provide the direction you need to make balanced financial decisions. We offer bookkeeping, budgeting, detailed financial statements, tax planning and much more.
We firmly believe in taking the time to learn about the day-to-day operations of your particular transportation business and listening to any concerns about your finances. Then we work closely with you to develop a plan to handle your accounting needs and save you money on taxes. We’ll also find ways to tighten up your internal controls so more of your profits head towards your bottom line. And we encourage all of our clients to let us take payroll off your hands to save you both time and resources.
We work with a wide variety of businesses in the transportation industry including marinas, taxi services, limousine service franchises, trucking, and warehousing and storage companies. Want to learn how we can assist you? Call us at 410-466-3779 today. We’ll set up a no-cost introductory consultation so we can begin to get acquainted.
Steven J. Graber, CPA, MS is the principal of Graber & Associates, Certified Public Accountancy. The firm, which was founded in July of 1993, provides complete tax services as well as financial statement preparation, financial projections, cash flow management, business valuation services and business development planning. These services are provided to a wide variety of businesses in the Baltimore Metropolitan Area.
During his career as a Certified Public Accountant, Mr. Graber has built a reputation as an expert in tax and business consulting for self-employed businesses and owners of closely held corporations. He has been engaged in extensive tax research, tax planning and tax law compliance for over 25 years. Mr. Graber is skilled in dealing with Federal, State and local tax authorities.
Steve received his Masters Degree in Business Management from Johns Hopkins University. He is a member of the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants. Originally from St. Louis, Steve has resided in Baltimore since 1985. He is married to Joy, and enjoys spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Aside from his profession responsibilities, Mr. Graber extends pro bono assistance to numerous non-profit social and educational organizations. Steve is a contributing author of “57 Ways to Grown Your Business, Bright Ideas for Serious Entrepeneurs”.
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David (Dov) Singal, CPA is a manager in our Tax and Accounting Department. He has over 15 years of accounting and tax experience. Early in his career Dov practiced as a business valuator and received NACVA’s Business Valuation Report Writing Award. He has a vast knowledge of Individual, Corporate, and Partnership (LLC) taxation. Dov oversees the preparation of all compiled and reviewed financial statements. With his knowledge and acumen in various business fields, Mr. Singal contributes additional depth and skill to the firm in key areas. Originally from Detroit, MI, Dov resides in Baltimore with his wife and children.
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Tracy Amos joined Graber & Associates in 2002 as a Staff Accountant, with a focus on payroll and payroll tax preparation. She is the Payroll Processing Services Manager and a manager in our Tax and Accounting Department. Tracy’s responsibilities include reviewing monthly and quarterly data, and the preparation of financial statements. Tracy also prepares individual and corporate tax returns during tax season. Prior to joining Graber & Associates, Tracy was Office Manager for an Aerospace and Manufacturing firm. For over 5 years Tracy has volunteered as Treasurer of a Towson, MD Non-Profit. Tracy is married with 2 children, and lives in Lutherville, MD.
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Naomi Gordon, CPA has been serving individuals and small businesses as an accountant for 14 years. She began her accounting career in New York City, where she worked at a prestigious Manhattan CPA firm Wasser, Brettler, Klar and Lipstein. After moving to Baltimore in 2008, Naomi joined Graber and Associates, where she prepares monthly and quarterly financial statements, processes payroll and payroll tax returns. She also has extensive experience in individual and business tax preparation. Naomi is proficient in QuickBooks and manages the day-to-day outsourced accounting for several clients. She is married to Chaim Gordon, a practicing tax attorney, and they have 5 children.
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Marc joined Graber & Associates in 2019 as a Principal of the firm. He has over 35 years of experience with concentrations in tax, accounting and business consulting as president of Marc Ellison & Associates, Inc. His expertise is in tax consulting for Individuals, Corporations, and Partnerships. Marc provides personal attention to our clients to assist them with tax problem resolution. Marc serves on the board of Beth Israel synagogue and his neighborhood Homeowner’s Association. He is married to Arlene and enjoys traveling and spending time with his children and granddaughter.
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Mark Graber graduated from Liberty University with a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in accounting and is working towards his CPA certification. Before joining Graber and Associates in the winter of 2019, Mark worked as a staff auditor at a CPA firm in Towson, Maryland, where he specialized in non-profit and governmental accounting, and GAAP financial statement preparation and analysis. In his current capacity at Graber and Associates, Mark enjoys assisting his clients in growing their businesses by analyzing their accounting data, focusing on tax planning strategies, and understanding each clients’ business and personal financial goals.
Mark lives in Baltimore, MD with his wife Sarah and three kids. In his free time, Mark likes to spend time with his family and watch the Ravens. Mark also serves as a committee member of his high school’s alumni association.
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Sara joined Graber & Associates in 2016 as a Bookkeeper and Administrative Assistant. During her first two years she transitioned to full time with accounting and tax responsibilities. Sara recently completed her Master’s Degree in Accounting & Financial Management and is currently studying for the CPA exam. She is experienced In financial statement preparation, tax planning, and business and individual tax returns, as well as payroll and sales tax. Sara is proficient in Quickbooks and Quickbooks online. Originally from Savannah, Georgia, Sara lives in Baltimore with her husband, Shlomo, and daughter, Devorah.
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Rivkah Goldberg joined Graber & Associates in 2014 after working for 7 years at a Baltimore Non-Profit. She is Office Manager/Administrative Assistant. Rivkah is responsible for the workflow and collation of all Tax Returns and client communication. She also manages our client portal (ShareFile). Originally from Cleveland, OH, Rivkah now resides in Baltimore with her husband Yehuda, an employment attorney, and her 3 children.
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Solomon Lesser recently completed his Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in accounting, and is currently studying for the CPA examination. In his short time at our firm, Sol has proven himself extremely capable in assisting our clients with their business and personal tax needs. Sol serves as President of his neighborhood Homeowner’s Association. Originally from Brooklyn, NY, Sol moved to Baltimore in 2012, and joined Graber & Associates in 2016.
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Dani Moses, CPA joined Graber & Associates in June of 2018 as a staff accountant providing tax preparation, payroll and bookkeeping services. He previously worked in a small accounting firm in a similar capacity. He finished his CPA certification in June of 2018. Dani serves as the treasurer of his synagogue. Dani is a Baltimore native and lives in Baltimore with his wife and 3 children.
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Christa Verderamo joined Graber & Associates in 2019 as a Payroll Specialist and Bookkeeper. Her responsibilities include Payroll Processing, Monthly Bookkeeping, and filing Sales and Use Tax Returns. Christa is a Licensed Maryland Tax Preparer, Certified Bookkeeper, QuickBooks Online Certified Pro-Advisor, and earned her Bachelor’s Degree at West Virginia University in 2013. In Christa’s downtime, she is studying to earn her CPA. Christa is born and raised in Baltimore and is grateful to be a member of Graber & Associates.
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Char recently joined Graber & Associates as a Bookkeeper and Administrative Assistant. Char has over 20 years of administrative and bookkeeping experience. She was an Office Manager for an accounting firm for 12 years. She is currently in the process of obtaining her Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. Originally from Harrisburg, PA, Char has lived in Baltimore since childhood.
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Sandy joined Graber & Associates in 2019 as a bookkeeper. Her responsibilities include payroll processing, monthly bookkeeping and filing sales tax returns. Sandy has worked in the private sector for more than 30 years. She moved to Baltimore from Columbus, OH where she received a degree in Accounting. She is a member of the St. Marys County Historical Society.
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Gina joined the firm in 2020 as a payroll and bookkeeping specialist. Her responsibilities include processing payroll and payroll tax returns, bookkeeping and sales and use tax returns. She brings 30 years of experience working with small businesses directly and most recently at a small CPA firm.
Gina was born and raised in Baltimore. She currently lives in Stewartstown, PA with her husband.