E. Joseph Vellone, CPA, MBA Tax Senior Director

Joe is a Senior Tax Director in the Firm’s New York City office. He has over 30 years of tax and accounting experience encompassing corporate, partnership, and international taxation. Joe is experienced with the tax affairs of US and non-US based businesses ranging from multinational corporations to closely held businesses relating to tax planning, tax accounting, tax compliance and tax controversy. He is noted for his creative solutions to complex tax matters as well as advising clients on minimizing tax liabilities and enhancing profits and operational processes.

Prior to joining Grassi, Joe held leadership positions at a publicly traded professional services company and a Big 4 firm in New York City.

Joe holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Fordham University and a Master of Business Administration degree in Taxation from Pace University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of New York and is an adjunct tax professor at a New York City university graduate tax program.