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GAIL A. KAR, CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT
Cutchogue, NY
gkarcpa@gmail.com • linkedin.com/in/gailkar • 631.834.4842

CPA/CONSULTANT
Experienced and effective CPA focused on the comprehensive accounting and reporting of financial operations. Decisive and market-focused while emphasizing a culture of teamwork and accountability. Dedicated professional with the ability to effectively communicate and work with management.

EXPERIENCE

Gail A. Kar, CPA, Cutchogue, NY
Certified Public Accountant (1986-present)
• Managing a portfolio of individual, corporation, partnership and non-profit clients.
• Providing complete accounting, tax and software consulting services.
• Managerial and operational strategy, startup projections and business valuation.

NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Company, New York, NY
CPA/Consultant (2014)
• Reported directly to CFO to provide complete accounting and financial review and reconciliation of operations from inception through dissolution.
• Reconciled QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions Non-Profit to account for $100M sponsorship and grant revenue, related expenses, grant distributions and net assets.
• Liaison between CFO and independent auditors for host company and related non-profit throughout fiscal and part year audits.
• Reconciliation of program service income, multi-year income and expense allocation, accruals and related schedules for inclusion in Form 990.

Jamesport Manor Inn/Jamesport Country Kitchen, Jamesport, NY
Chief Financial Officer (1988-2015)
• Led $2M reconstruction of circa 1850’s historical landmark destroyed by fire.
• Developed and implemented concept for Zagat rated upscale restaurant offering local
farm to table cuisine.
• Purchased existing real estate with restaurant operation, developed and implemented
alternate operations concept for Zagat rated bistro and off-premise catering perations.
• Preparation and submission of startup budget, projections and business plan to investors.
• Preparation of GAAP financial statements.
• Preparation of annual federal and state income tax returns, sales tax, payroll tax and various required federal, state and county filings.
• Human resource responsibilities for full and part time staff of 125+.
• Bank, legal and IT interface.
• Proactively managed all facets of operations for 2 restaurant corporations, real estate holding Subchapter S Corporation and LLC generating $3M sales annually.

RELATED EXPERIENCE

The Farr-Jewett Companies, La Prima Food Group, Washington, DC
Assistant Controller – Managed accounting operations for multi-faceted Washington DC real estate consulting, development, property management and restaurant holdings firm. Reported to CFO/Controller, supervised staff of 5 staff accountants.

Ross, Langan and McKendree, CPAs, McLean, VA
Staff Accountant – Public accounting services for regional CPA firm supporting high profile individuals and small to midsize companies in the metropolitan DC area.

COMPUTER SKILLS

Microsoft Word/Excel
QuickBooks Premier Accountant/Pro
QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions Non-Profit
QuickBooks Online
CS Professional Suite
Accounting CS/Engagement CS/Workpapers CS/Fixed Assets CS/ Planner CS/
UltraTax CS/FileCabinet CS/GoFileRoom/Practice CS/FirmFlow
ProSeries Tax
CCH Pro System fx Tax
Yearli Desktop
MICROS POS Solutions
POSitouch Restaurant POS

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Accounting Concentration, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

CERTIFICATIONS

Certified Public Accountant, Successfully completed all parts of the Uniform CPA Exam on first sitting
Quickbooks Certified Advisor
Certified Financial Planner Designation, College for Financial Planning, Denver, CO

ASSOCIATIONS

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
NYS Society of Certified Public Accountants

Interests

Family, personal health and fitness, travel, music

Business Phone Number: 631-734-2921Business Fax: 631-734-2080Business Tags: CPA

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