Mardo, Lachapelle & Palumbo, LLP was founded in 1966 and is a full service accounting firm located at 221 Broadway, Providence, RI 02903. The firm employs seven full-time employees including four certified public accountants, one staff accountant, and two support staff. In addition to our full-time staff, the firm employees an outside technology consultant on an as needed basis.
The firm is dedicated to providing quality audit, accounting, tax and management services in a timely manner at reasonable rates. Company personnel are committed to providing professional personal service to each client resulting in confidence and loyalty. Our commitment to quality is demonstrated by our membership in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants, the New England Quality Review Program, and the Private Companies Practice Section of the AICPA Division for CPA Firms. As a division member, our quality controls are reviewed every three years for compliance with the highest professional standards. In accordance with these requirements, the firm has successfully undergone eight on-site quality reviews over the last twenty-four years and the reviewers’ opinions were unmodified/pass for all reviews.
We are very proud of the results of our on-site peer reviews and the reviewers’ unmodified/pass opinions. This achievement allows Mardo, Lachapelle & Palumbo, LLP to perform financial audits as prescribed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Without this achievement, accounting firms are allowed to perform financial statement compilations and reviews but are not permitted to perform audits. Our last system review report was dated June 13, 2012.
Our firm enjoys an excellent reputation in the community and relies on existing clients, banking industry professionals and other professionals for referrals. Presently, we have accounts in diversified fields of industry including retail, wholesale, professional services, not for profit, automotive, construction, manufacturing and credit unions. We provide complete services in tax, audit, accounting, computer and management advisory services. Our operation is fully computerized with the most recent technology. In addition, we provide considerable consulting services in specialized areas.
The firm’s product is “service” delivered on a very personal basis. “Service” ranges from advice and financial projections for a company just beginning its existence to audits, tax compliance and planning, business advisory services and computer consulting for mature businesses. For individuals, such services as income tax return preparation, and estate, financial and tax planning are offered. The emphasis, however, is on maintaining close personal contacts with clients as a means of being continually aware of the clients’ needs. Frequent and regular meetings with our clients during the course of a year for planning purposes are stressed. Our goal is to have an open communication network that will leave our clients well-informed, comfortable and above all satisfied.
As we move torward our 50th year as a professional organization, our knowledge and experience will continue to grow and provide each individual and organization with a continued level of professional service that our clients have always deserved and appreciated since our inception. We pride ourselves on the quality clientelle we represent and the loyalty and long-standing personal relationships we have developed. We at Mardo, Lachapelle & Palumbo, LLP are eager to answer your accounting, tax, financial and estate planning, and other business related questions, and fulfill all your financial needs.
Our company is located on historic Broadway in the Ralph DiLeone house (ca 1930) which is listed on the National Historic Register. The location at 221 Broadway is minutes away from the downtown financial district.