Frank A. Madigan CPA | Manager

Frank Madigan is an accountant at Wagner, Ferber, Fine & Ackerman, PLLC.  Frank has more than 15 years of professional experience in both public accounting and at the IRS.  He has extensive expertise in preparing individual, corporate, partnership, trust, estate … Continued

Richard A. Grabarnick | Senior Tax Manager

Richard A. Grabarnick brings more than 40 years of CPA firm experience to the Wagner, Ferber, Fine and Ackerman team.  He joined the firm in November 2023. His broad tax experience includes “C” corporations, consolidated corporations, “S” corporations, partnerships, ultra-high … Continued

Alan J. Klaben CPA | Manager

Alan Klaben joined the firm as a manager in 2023.  Alan graduated from Lehigh University with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and received a Masters degree in taxation from Hofstra University.  Alan has over 35 years of experience … Continued

Lesley Martin CPA| Associate

Lesley Martin has worked for several years with small to medium-sized firms. Lesley has a wide range of experience including forensic audits, financial statement audits, taxation, and business management. Lesley holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Baruch … Continued

Barbara Kapps CPA| Manager

Barbara Kapps brings over 35 years of experience in both public and private accounting to the WFFA team. She is responsible for audit, review, compilation, and special engagements. Barbara is also responsible for various corporate, partnership and individual tax return … Continued

Joel R. Podgor CPA/CFF CFE

Mr. Podgor is Managing Director of the Tax Controversy and Forensic Accounting Services group at Wagner Ferber Fine & Ackerman, PLLC. This group performs investigative accounting for fraud, economic damage analysis, tax advocacy and business appraisals. Throughout his 40+ years … Continued

Armen Qosaj | Senior Associate

Armen Qosaj joined Wagner, Ferber, Fine & Ackerman in February of 2022, as a Senior Associate where he works in tax and accounting.  Armen received his Bachelor Business Administration in accounting from The Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College. … Continued

Salvatore Gandolfo | Tax Director

Salvatore Gandolfo joined Wagner, Ferber, Fine and Ackerman PLLC as a Tax Director in 2022. Salvatore is a graduate of CUNY Queens College with a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and has over 30 years of diversified experience in various industries, including … Continued

Yita Rosenfeld | Senior Associate

Yita Rosenfeld has worked with small to mid-sized businesses for nearly a decade, assisting them with their tax and accounting needs. Her clients come from all walks of life, including entertainers, designers, artists, restaurants, medical professionals, nonprofits, and more. Yita … Continued