Our Firm

Our firm began serving the greater Niagara Frontier in 1982 with our location in the Amherst, New York area.  In 1986, we re​located to downtown Buffalo and have called it home ever since.  The proximity of our office to the expressways provide easy access to all areas of Western New York.

 

Our firm consists principally of family members and has over 100 years of combined experience in the public accounting field.  Additionally, our staff has a blend of experience from positions held in the private sector and large CPA firm background.  We provide our individual and business clients with a unique brand of personalized attention that sets our firm apart from others in our market.

 

Our Staff

James P. Moscato, CPA

Owner

JPMoscato@moscatocpa.com

Ext. 209

James P. Moscato has over 35 years experience in financial consulting and business management.  After graduating from Canisius College, his financial career started with Price Waterhouse in their New York and Buffalo offices.  Prior to opening his own public accounting practice, he was also the Chief Financial Officer of several Buffalo companies over a 10 year period.  In 1982, he started his own certified public accounting practice which continues to serve small businesses in the Western New York area.  He is a long standing member of the AICPA and NYSCPA organizations.

James J. Moscato

Account Manager

JJMoscato@moscatocpa.com

Ext. 210

 

 

James Moscato Jr. brings more than 33 years in tax, financial and business consulting experience to his role at his father's firm.  He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Canisius College in 1983.  He is dedicated in providing proactive tax planning throughout the year, focusing on tax savings plans and tax forecasting.  Jim has the expertise in providing comprehensive accounting services, including individual, corporate, and partnership income tax returns.  Jim is an avid Buffalo sports fan, enjoys running, and family time.  He and his wife Susan, have three children.

 

 

Dylan J. Moscato, CPA, MBA

Senior Accountant

DMoscato@moscatocpa.com

Ext. 208

 

 

Dylan is a grandson of James P. Moscato and is a graduate of Canisius College with a B.S. in Accounting.  He received a MBA at Canisius College in Financial Services.  In 2019, Dylan passed the uniform CPA exam, and has been licensed with New York State. Dylan has been certified both FreshBooks and QuickBooks Online for 2019.  In his spare time, Dylan is an assistant ice hockey coach for the Williamsville North Spartans Varsity & JV teams and for Amherst Youth Hockey.

 

Bonnie L. Moscato

Account Manager

BMoscato@moscatocpa.com

Ext. 212

 

Bonnie has worked at James P. Moscato, CPA for the last 34 years.  In her role as accountant, she has supported several small businesses with their bookkeeping needs.  Her love of the accounting program, Quickbooks, led her to become an Advanced Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor.  She is married to Mark Moscato and has three sons.

 

Kim M. Muriel

Staff Accountant

KMuriel@moscatocpa.com

Ext. 211

 

Before joining James P. Moscato, CPA, Kim worked for 20 years in various administration and managment positions for companies in the construction, telemarketing, and hotel industries.  Kim has a degree in Hospitality Management and has recently been certified in QuickBooks Online.  She works as a staff accountant providing clients with hands on assistance.  Kim is married to George Muriel and has four children.  She is also the daughter of James P. Moscato.

 

Ellen Pasquale

Administrative Assistant

EPasquale@moscatocpa.com

Ext. 201

 

 

Ellen has been our administrative assistant since 2010.  She is married with two grown children who live in Boston.  Ellen enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and also cooking.