About DeFreitas & Minsky, LLP

Look to the future, plan in the present, learn from the past. At DeFreitas & Minsky, LLP we pride ourselves on being accounting partners you can trust to help you get to the next level. Our small business services are designed to be client-centered and focus on understanding you and your business.

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For over 70 years, DeFreitas & Minsky, LLP has been providing tax planning, accounting, and consulting services for individuals and a wide variety of businesses in the Long Island and Greater NY area. We strive to cultivate long-lasting relationships with each and every client while creating a comfortable and personalized experience.

Our environment is specifically tailored to meeting all of your day-to-day accounting needs. Not only are we conveniently located minutes off Interstate 495, but we also invest in the latest technology and security systems making it seamless for you to send and receive your accounting information electronically.

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Meet our Team

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Emanuel J. DeFreitas

Managing Partner

Emanuel J. DeFreitas, CPA, CFP became a partner of the parent firm in 1993. He has extensive experience in working with privately-held businesses and their owners. Manny specializes in business, individual, and estate taxes and planning. Manny is also a CFP, a member of the AICPA and NYS Society of CPAs. Manny is a proud graduate of St. John’s University.

He is currently the President of Network Long Island. He also serves as a member of various charitable and service organizations such as the Mineola Lions, Mineola Chamber of Commerce, and the Oyster Bay Knights of Columbus.

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Jay Minsky

Partner

Jay Minsky, CPA Joined the firm in December 2001 and became a partner in 2008. He has more than thirty-five years of experience in public accounting; some of his areas of expertise are in small business operations, business taxes, and individual taxation. He also has extensive experience working with individuals and small business owners to meet their estate and financial planning needs.

Jay is a graduate of Long Island University, CW Post Campus, and has held a CPA license in New York since 1982. He has been a long-time member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants and is a past president of both the Garden City Jewish Center and the Kiwanis Club of the Williston’s. Jay is currently on the board of directors of the Business Networking Group.

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Melissa Madsen

Director of Tax Reporting

Michael Capozzi

Michael Capozzi

Tax Manager

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Danielle McGuinness

Director of Operations

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Janice Penachio

Staff Accountant

Mark Murphy

Mark Murphy

Staff Accountant

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Manny Defreitas Jr.

Jr. Staff Accountant

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William Delmage

Intern

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Suzanne Kaiser

Administrative Assistant

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Eddie

Office Mascot

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Career Opportunities

We are always looking for competent, team-oriented individuals to join our firm. Candidates we employ will enjoy competitive salaries, benefits, and a satisfying work environment. If you wish to be considered for positions that become available, please send us your resume.

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Office

30 Jericho Executive Plaza
Suite 500W
Jericho, NY 11753

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Fax

(516) 746-8679

Hours

Mon thru Fri | 9am - 5pm
Sat & Sun | Closed