Ed is President and founder of Ed Murphy & Company. Ed received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from NYU in 1981. Ed is a member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA), National Association of Tax Professionals (NSTP). In November of 2014, Ed completed his Fellowship with the National Tax Practice Institute (NTPI), which is a vigorous three year program of contemporary representation practice issue and ethical considerations of representation practice. This includes all representation matters relating to clients' rights, privileges and liabilities administered by the IRS.
Ed started this business in 1982 in a one room office in the square in Sound Beach, New York. At that time, there were no computers and everything was prepared with pen and paper. He has been an accountant for over 35 years and offers expert accounting, tax and business consulting expertise, he prides himself on delivering affordable services in a timely manner with a personal touch. That's why most of his new clients are referred by existing clients.
Ed expanded his qualifications by becoming an Enrolled Agent (EA), which is a license to practice before the Internal Revenue Service. In addition, Ed is the Director of complex Individual and Corporate taxes, as well as Estate Planning, Retirement and Tax Audits.
Ed Murphy is a Registered Representative and Investment Adviser Representative of Equity Services, Inc. and offers securities in the following states: NY, FL, NC, NM, NJ, & PA. Ed Murphy is insurance licensed in the following states: NY, FL, MD, NC, & NJ.
Tax advice and accounting services are offered independently of Equity Services, Inc. (ESI). ESI, and any companies affiliated with ESI, are not sponsoring, are not responsible for, and make no warranties or representations as to the tax professional's right to or competence to practice. Anyone dealing with the tax professional assumes the entire risk of dealing with the tax professional in connection with the practice of accounting or providing tax advice.