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About Us

The firm of Michael J. Smeriglio III, CPA was established in 1986 to provide tax compliance and tax planning to local businesses and individuals. Since then we have grown to support over 800 individuals and businesses. Our clients range from small business owners with few or no employees to medium sized businesses with hundreds of employees. We support everyone from contractors to lawyers, from marketing to financial firms. The spectrum is broad, but the one thing in common is that we work with our clients at their pace and comfort level.

We highly value our many long standing clients, most of whom were referred by our other clients, and welcome new ones!

Our Team

Michael J. Smeriglio III

A CPA since 1985, Mike has been providing tax preparation services to individuals and businesses for more than 30 years.

Mike received his BBA in Financial Accounting from Pace University in 1983. Following graduation, he joined Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers), where he worked in the audit and tax department. He later worked as a senior internal auditor for Pitney Bowes in Stamford, CT.

Mike is a lifelong resident of Greenwich where he lives with his wife Geri and their three children.

Janine DiSiena

Janine graduated with her Bachelor of Science in both Accounting and Finance from Fairfield University in 2003. She accepted a job offer from PricewaterhouseCoopers in the audit department and worked there for two and half years.

Janine obtained her CPA license in the fall of 2005. In addition, she is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York Society of CPAs. She currently resides in Ridgefield CT with her husband and three children.

Kelly Ann DeCola

Kelly Ann DeCola began her financial career in 1999 as the Finance Manager for an electrical contracting company before moving on to Cross-Cultural Solutions. During her 8 year employ at CCS, a not-for-profit, she became the Director of Finance and Benefits Administrator creating policies and protocol for the worldwide organization. Kelly Ann happily joined Mike’s team in July of 2014 after her four year commitment to Buck, Sturmer & Co., P.C., a public accounting firm. Kelly Ann is a lifelong resident of New Rochelle, NY, where she lives with her husband and two young children.

Rafael Mandujano

Rafael Mandujano graduated from Iona College in New Rochelle with his Bachelors & Masters both in Accounting along with a Certificate in International Business by 2017. Before joining Mike's team, he interned at Pricewaterhouse Coopers in NYC for two years in their Wealth Management Tax Services department during the busy tax season. Rafael's long term goals include obtaining his CPA license and expanding his knowledge of the accounting industry. Rafael currently resides in Port Chester, NY.

Michelle Arellano

Michelle Arellano completed the Accounting Associates program at Westchester Community College in 2016 and is currently a student at Pace University in Pleasantville and is set to finish her Bachelor Degree in Public Accounting in December 2018. Prior to joining Mike’s team, she interned in the Valhalla branch of MBAF CPA, assisting the Audit and Tax department. Michelle hopes to sit for the CPA exam in the near future. She currently resides in Rye, NY with her family. 

Lunetta Smeriglio

Lunetta Smeriglio, Lulu ,as she is affectionately known by the clients, has been the longest running staff member of Michael J. Smeriglio III CPA’s firm. She joined Mike when she was just a pup for her first tax season in 2007. Her main responsibilities are to greet the clients and secure a treat! In tax season she provides the much needed stress relief by snuggling behind Mike in his chair into the wee hours of the night. Lulu’s aspirations are to be able to climb the stairs and make friends with the mailman.